Tag Archives: Autumn

exquisite corpse, anyone? . . .

A week or two ago, the folks at WordPress sent me virtual “happy anniversary” wishes, reminding me that I’d started this blog with them four years ago. It’s hard to believe that I’ve kept this enterprise going all that time, and that … Continue reading

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cobwebs . . .

cobwebs never easy letting go A Hundred Gourds 3:4, September 2014

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autumn morning . . .

autumn morning the smell of fresh rain in my coffee tinywords 13:3, November 2013

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All Souls Countdown . . .

I’m excited to share the first response to my call for poems honoring a reader’s loved ones with three haiku from the wonderfully generous and talented haiku and tanka poet Adelaide B. Shaw. These poems, she writes, were inspired by … Continue reading

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returning . . .

returning the owl’s call wind chimes Frogpond,  vol. 35, no. 3, Autumn 2012

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end of summer . . .

end of summer the young girl’s pockets brimming with acorns –Issa’s Untidy Hut

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ribbon grass . . .

ribbon grass . . . the undulating rhythm of birdsong Modern Haiku, 43.3 , Autumn 2012

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spring buds . . .

spring buds on a star magnolia another blush at the sound of his name . . . autumn leaves city lights homesick for the stars A Hundred Gourds, vol 1., no. 2, March 2012 The second issue of the new … Continue reading

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Wordplay . . .

Several months ago, a Facebook friend told me about a fun application called Wordle that I’ve been meaning to get around to investigating more.  You simply input a string of words and, at the push of a button, you can create nifty … Continue reading

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After the festival . . .

in rain the leaves appear even more golden I don’t get out much.  Most of the time, I don’t mind.  I work.  I write.  I read.  I look out my window.  But there comes a time when putting your traveling … Continue reading

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