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Cloistered Beauty

Written for:  Sunday Muse, Wordle #63 I shan’t last much longer. My wings are stuck together, and there is scarcely any air. I thought about rolling the jar into the window, and breaking it to escape, to fly free. It … Continue reading

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“dandelion and butterfly”

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1656 Tan Renga Challenge May 2019 (3) Dandelion and Butterfly “Here is the first stanza of today’s TRC, a haiku by Chiyo-Ni:” a dandelion now and then interrupting the butterfly’s dream            … Continue reading

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butterfly

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1635 “Go get yourself a saijiki and read it many times”. Kigo: butterfly “First I love to give you a little bit more background on the classical kigo (seasonword): Nature provides us with various phenomenon during … Continue reading

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For Jane’s Spirit

Written for:  Carpe Diem Weekend Meditation #68 – Tan renga with Jane – “her gentle spirit”  Today I have chosen another nice modern kigo extracted from Jane Reichhold’s “A Dictionary of Haiku”, a complete saijiki in which Jane gathered modern … Continue reading

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As Long As I Have Wings

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads Literary Excursions with Kerry Greetings to all friends and poets. This year I would like to give more focus to the skill of using literary devices , with particular interest in those developed … Continue reading

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