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soft petals

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1615 Tan Renga Challenge Month 2019 (19) Morning Glory “February is running towards its end and there are only two days left. So today is our penultimate episode of our Tan Renga Challenge Month. I have … Continue reading

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free-styling

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1614 Tan Renga Challenge Month 2019 (18) free styling “Today I love to challenge you to use a haiku of your own choice, that can be a haiku written by a classical or non-classical haiku poet, … Continue reading

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grieving

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1613 Tan Renga Challenge Month 2019 (17) – grieving “Today I have a not so well known haiku for you to work with by Matsuo Basho (1644-1694).” Here is the haiku to work with: who is … Continue reading

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“full snow moon”

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1611, Tan Renga Challenge Month 2019 (15) “Today I have another Tan Renga Challenge Hineri episode for you all. As you all know Hineri means with a twist, so today’s challenge is to create not only … Continue reading

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bush clovers

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1606 Tan Renga Challenge Month 2019 (10) – White Bush Clovers “Today I have a wonderful haiku by one of my favorite haiku poets, Masaoka Shiki, the haiku poet who brought haiku into the 20th century. … Continue reading

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first day

Written for:  Carpe Diem #1605 Tan Renga Challenge Month 2019 (9) first day of spring For today’s episode I have chosen a nice (renown) haiku by Basho, my master, one of the most famous haiku poets. First day of spring– … Continue reading

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lonely cricket

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (20) in an empty shoe “For this penultimate regular episode I have chosen a haiku by Virginia Popescu and I hope she will appreciate my choice. This “hokku” Virginia … Continue reading

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“broken sunflower”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (19) broken sunflower broken sunflower torn apart by a rainstorm — puddles on the path                              … Continue reading

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renga with Basho

Written for:  Carpe Diem – Renga With Basho #9 A Mark On The Wall “The goal is to create a renga with the given haiku, the line-up your own choice, through adding your second stanzas of two lines wit approximately … Continue reading

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“clouds and waves”

Written for:  Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge September 2018 Chained Together III (12) This haiku is written by Dolores: clouds and waves carry my dreams away tugging my anchor                          … Continue reading

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