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Celebrate Poetry-4/19: NEWS

The theme for Day 19′s celebrating National Poetry Month is “NEWS.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. The story about the sinking of the Korean ferry breaks my heart. I can’t begin to imagine the anguish … Continue reading

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Celebrate Poetry-4/18: WRITING

The theme for Day 18′s celebrating National Poetry Month is “WRITING.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. Though this haiku seems to indicate I blame my writer’s block on “the sound of silence,” I can’t blame … Continue reading

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Celebrate Poetry-4/17: TRAVEL

The theme for Day 17′s celebrating National Poetry Month is “TRAVEL.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. I’ve been fortunate to travel to many places around the world, and it’s something I’ll always be thankful I … Continue reading

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Celebrate Poetry-4/16: WORK

The theme for Day 16′s celebrating National Poetry Month is “WORK.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. I have to admit, when I saw that my theme for the day was “work,” I thought, “Huh? Now … Continue reading

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One More

Steve likes this photo of me and suggested I write a haiku about being a child, so here’s an extra haiku for the 4/15 theme of “children.” hanging upside down she watched her world, thinking it looked better that way

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Celebrate Poetry-4/14: OCEAN

The theme for Day 13′s celebrating National Poetry Month is “OCEAN.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. I love just about everything about the ocean–the sound of the waves, the scent of salt, seaweed and fish … Continue reading

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Celebrate Poetry-4/13: SUMMER

The theme for Day 13′s celebrating National Poetry Month is “SUMMER.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. Around 2:00 this morning, I received a weather warning text that Fayetteville is under a freeze warning. (I haven’t … Continue reading

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Celebrate Poetry-4/12: WATER

The theme for Day 12′s celebrating National Poetry Month is “WATER.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. It’s Saturday, and once again I’m a slowpoke. Or, as I referred to my friend, Janet Webb, as she … Continue reading

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Celebrate Poetry-4/11: CLOUDS

The theme for Day 11′s celebrating National Poetry Month is “CLOUDS.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. I’ve always enjoyed staring up at the sky and imaging the clouds are other beings. Seems most often, they … Continue reading

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Celebrate Poetry-4/10: FLOWERS

The theme for Day 10′s celebrating National Poetry Month is “Flowers.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. My haiku on flowers is another excerpt from Life: Haiku by Haiku. I wrote it one spring in Arkansas … Continue reading

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