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National Poetry Month Haiku Contest: Day 1 – “Spring”

Welcome to Day 1 of National Poetry Month! Today’s theme is “Spring.” the fickle season Spring flings her warm, sunny days then slaps us with snow The theme for Day 2 is “colors,” so start thinking about tomorrow’s haiku! To … 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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Celebrate Poetry–4/3: SPRING

The theme for Day 3’s celebrating National Poetry Month is “Spring.” Click HERE for details of this haiku celebration of throughout the month of April. The following haiku is taken from my new book, Life: Haiku by Haiku: yellow daffodils dance in … Continue reading

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Dogwoods

Dogwood trees blooming Delicate lace scattered like Whispers of spring

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Forsythia

Bright forsythia yellow branches, wild and free scream, “Hurray for Spring!”

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Daffodils

Yellow daffodils dancing in Spring breezes, the giggles of nature.

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Change of Seasons

This haiku by the Japanese poet, Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), reminds me of the view outside my window today: Spring! A nameless hill in the haze.                 Here’s my haiku: A chill in the … Continue reading

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