Category Archives: Haibun

Winter 2014 Showcase open for submissions

Originally posted on the zen space:
The Winter 2014 Showcase is open for submissions. See the Submission page for details of how to get in touch. You only have until the end of the month! This time, as far as…

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Fear

Well, I didn’t know her well enough to like or dislike her anyway.  She seemed kind of lazy.  It’s not like we were close.  We just worked at the same place.  She wasn’t all that, though she tried to make you … Continue reading

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My Most Beautiful Thing

Of all the moments that sparkle in my life, this one is unexpected and yet the dearest.  Tomorrow we bury my father.  My mother, sister, brother and I greet the visitors for the ritual viewing.  Some people we know and … Continue reading

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Reblog from Yay Words! Short Poems on Dreams and Foxes

Originally posted on Yay Words!:
Happy vernal equinox, all! “I Doodle, You ‘Ku” is closing in on its last week and a half. It’s been a blast and I’ve been enjoying all the wonderful poems. I’m a greedy person and…

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Texas Haibun

This is for the We Write Poems prompt on haibun.  Though I’ve written haiku, I’ve never intentionally written haibun.  Haibun put very simply, is a combination of short prose paired with a haiku.  They are connected, sometimes obviously but sometimes … Continue reading

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