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“lovely sunset”

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1790 & 1791 (double episode) Revise haiku – A Lovely Sunset For this episode I love to challenge you to “revise” a haiku. That haiku is one by Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), the haiku-poet that I see … Continue reading

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Lean Times

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – For Your Consideration – They’re Only Words WEASEL AS MANY OF THESE WORDS INTO YOUR POEM/STORY: MECHANIC, SINISTER, SPAGHETTI, BATHTUB, NEWSPAPER, BARREN, SHOE Shoes stuffed with newspaper to keep out the chill. Indoors–minimally furnished,  barren … Continue reading

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eager trees

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #71 Crossroads Hineri … cherry blossom “This weekend I love to challenge you with a Crossroads Hineri episode. As you know Crossroads is the feature to create a fusion-ku from two given haiku. This … Continue reading

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