Category Archives: Life

National Poetry Month Day 12: Heron Haiku

Sometimes I struggle with the last line of my haiku, the line, which according to the definition of haiku should leave the reader with a “sense of sudden enlightenment.” I hope this haiku has left you enlightened to the “behind … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month Day 9: Uninspired

A part of me wants to blame being uninspired on being isolated for almost four weeks. But the other part of me knows even isolation can be inspiring, if one’s heart and mind is open. Which leads me to believe … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month Day 7: Pesky

There is very little that disturbs my sleep, and for that, I consider myself very lucky. Even with all the uncertainties and resulting fears of this pandemic, I rarely have problems sleeping. But there are times–like last night–when I wake … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month Day 5: Plot Twist

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National Poetry Month Day 4: Memory Lane

One can still look up at the sky and travel vicariously, memories in tow. ____________________________________________________________ Click HERE to read the post that kicked off a month of writing haiku, in celebration of National Poetry Month.

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National Poetry Month – Day 3: Tommy at the Seashore

Here’s a happier haiku for Day 3. And don’t worry. This photo was taken August 2019. 🙂 ______________________________________________________________ Click HERE to read the post that kicked off a month of writing haiku, in celebration of National Poetry Month.

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National Poetry Month Day 2 – Last Breath

I know it’s sad, and we should be thinking of positive things, and I do. I know there will be some who say I should focus on those that have survived Coronavirus. I do that, too. But it’s not an … Continue reading

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Reflections

This haiku is the “surprise” for Day 4 of my Advent Calendar series. To take a “peek” at other days’ surprises, click HERE to start with Day 1. Shiny ornaments Memories and reflections Hello, little girl!

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National Poetry Month Haiku Day 9: Sunrise

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National Poetry Month Haiku #4: Slipping Away

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