Month: December 2021

Kekekabic Review

Originally posted on The Estuary:
Eric Chandler’s new book of poetry, Kekekabic, reinvigorated me as a writer.? His poems reminded me of what drew me to the craft – experimentation with words and phrases, and that spirited feeling of trying something new. Writing is about noticing and appreciating…

Today’s Haiku (December 14, 2021)

Originally posted on Blue Willow Haiku World (by Fay Aoyagi):
こころにも北窓のあり塞ぐべし   片山由美子 kokoro nimo kitamado no ari fusagu beshi ??????????? north-facing window ??????????? in my heart ??????????? I should close it ??????????????????????????????????????????????? Yumiko Katayama from Haiku Saijiki electronic version edited by Kadokawa Shoten, published by Kodansha Sophia Shuppan, Tokyo,…

World Haiku Series 2021 (3) Haiku by Bakhtiyar Amini 

Originally posted on Akita International Haiku Network:
meteor yesterday and today the same wish (The Haiku Foundation) 流星 昨日と今日 同じ願い housewarming the moon drops in empty-handed (The Mainichi ) 新築祝い 月が立ち寄る 手ぶらで new poem with each word a little bit less of me (Failed Haiku) 新しい詩 各語で 私みたいな所がちょっぴり少ない…