Tag Archives: summer

Happy Birthday Renku

For her birthday, Cara Holman invited visitors to help compose a birthday renku.  It was my first time participating in a renku, online or otherwise.  There are many participants and many wonderful parts to the renku (basically haiku/senryu and couplets). … Continue reading

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Distant Summer

summers were friends earth-brown from picking snow-white clouded fields daily library visits and a stack of books I can’t quite carry tackle football with a crowd of cousins in the field beside grandfather’s corn cane-pole fishing and catching a few … Continue reading

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In spring’s shadow every blossom a poem

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NaHaiWriMo Day 22

eyes roll breathe puffs between my lips — shh, venting summer’s oldest oaks rest venting sunlight threads

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NaHaiWriMo Day #19

beach-side sun white stripes on red feet

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