#Haikai Challenge #109 (10/20/19): scarecrow (kakashi) #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga

Enjoy the moon gazing, haijin? I know I did! Congratulations to last week’s contributors! Haikai Challenge Participants 1. Ken Gierke / rivrvlogr2. joem18b3. Dwight L. Roth4. Peter5. Figments of a DuTchess 6. Reena Saxena7. Jane Dougherty8. Janice9. Jade Li/Lisa10. Tessa 11. Xenia Tran12. Jules13. Revived Writer14. Deborah15. Kerfe […]


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