Category Archives: 俳句

Haiku, Senryū, and the Subtleties In Their Similarities and Differences

If I had a bit more courage and a lot more scholarship, I would have discussed the similarities and differences between a haiku poem and a senryū poem in the introduction of my newly released book of poetry Short Verses … Continue reading

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Life Is

it’s funny, life is we are so busy living we forget to live   Let’s Send The Year Out In Poetic Style See Newsletter Love (007-15) for details Must be a subscriber to participate    

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Restrictive We

restricted we are not by laws or by limits but by self alone    

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The Ark of the Moon

the ocean of sky is sailed by such lovely arks lo! the moon embarks    

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Memories Obscured

distance redefines impressions fade over time beauty lingers on    

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On Watch

that which would be missed that which would be desired just let it all go    

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What Must Be Must Be?

beyond the creek’s bend sight unseen still it must flow but how do we know    

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Desire of the Moon

even sans the source it emits a knowing glow let the ego go    

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Nippon Of My Mind

where suns rising burns where hearts once touched long returns where glances love churns    

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Tangled

  blossoms and decay from rose to a tangled rot such is this, our lot #boo    

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Fenc’d no. 9

life’s dichotomies the blacks or whites, ins or outs the falsehoods or truths    

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Closure’s Clarity

bypass the hazard detours become the way true closure’s clarity    

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Focus Is The Blur

life comes as a blur wanting no time for focus until it has passed    

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