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Haiku for the week: 05/22/14 – 05/30/14

This first day, I was celebrating my four year anniversary and I vividly remember flip-flopping in the park, joy bubbling all around, dripping out of us all: 05/22/14 early risen dew grassed mornings heard our happy tears, now wed four … Continue reading

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Haiku for the week 05/15/14 – 05/21/14

Another week of haikuing persisted despite feeling so very out of focus during so much of these past seven days. It’s as though these tiny sentiments are the only instance of time and intention aligning – seventeen syllable eclipses – … Continue reading

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Haiku for the day 04/15/14

Today is a midpoint, half of April gone and half yet to come…the morning after a blood red eclipse…beginning of passover…even the weather is making attempts at spring again…. We had decided not to take the dream house, after all, … Continue reading

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Haiku for the Day 04/09/14

And I did miss a day. Time is such a fluid noose… …as a peace offering, I provide this haiku- a conversation of sorts that considers us, and the costs of how far we reach. It’s based on a Facebook … Continue reading

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A Haiku a Day!

April is National Poetry Month and I while I have already committed to writing a Haiku a day for the rest of the year, I’ve been feeling a need to recommit to that whole sit down to write every day … Continue reading

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reflections on “The weeks in Haiku” 02/19/14 – 03/07/14

Most of you know I’ve been writing a haiku a day since Thanksgiving of last year, something I started on a whim, thanks to a magical dare from a friend I’d met at my first ever writer’s conference – A … Continue reading

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The week in Haiku 01/06/14 – 01/12/14

01/06/14: neopolitan ice cream chocolate slushy muck frozen strawberry sunrise pale buttercream sky 01/07/14 belief is a seed softened, swallowed, digested, expelled and unfurled 01/08/14: solar powered I face the low sun for a moment from the desk bleaching my … Continue reading

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The week in Haiku 12/13/13 – 12/20/13

12/13/13 stuffy-headed, I hear unintended sentences: whimsy in sickness 12/14/13 rusting grainfields fade; their hazy pale horizons dissolve to white skies 12/15/13 inescapably, my iron blood migrates your magnetic fields 12/16/13 clarity between episodes – bittersweet 12/17/13 singular focus and … Continue reading

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12/06/13 – 12/12/13 The week in Haiku

12/06/13: no snow yet white emptying skies feathered hallucinations; static in my mind in reply to Gillian Barlow’s garden it’s only a weed (like sexual harassment) if it’s unwanted 12/07/13 comet ISON was a smoldering Icarus we rooted for, too … Continue reading

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11/28/13 – 12/05/13 The week in Haiku

11/28/13 Commitment to write a haiku a day Count me in I can start right now; thanksgiving.  11/29/13 Clarification haiku is also 3-5-3; more with less. 11/30/13 sun through dirty glass brisk warm magic calling me to clean, or relax? … Continue reading

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