Tag Archives: Birthday

summer sky . . .

summer sky . . . she lets her kimono gently fall before wrapping herself twice in moonlight red lights 10.2, June 2014 Another Supermoon–July 12! Another poem about moonlight. I’ll be featuring a few more small moon poems here over … Continue reading

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And the winner is . . .

I am deeply touched by all the wonderful moon tanka (as well as by Rick Daddario’s fabulous haiga) that I received for my birthday.  So many (24!) poems from so many talented and diverse writers.  I wish I could give … Continue reading

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Birthday tanka countdown . . .

  Thank you to all who’ve added their lovely voices here and helped to make my birthday a real celebration.   There’s still time (a week!) to enter your tanka here for a chance to win a copy of Modern Japanese Tanka.   I’ll … Continue reading

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Birthday bash giveaway . . .

fireworks in a summer sky . . . each year the rose moon reminds me of darkness and light July is my birthday month, and since I like to celebrate my birthday all month long and since July is, astrologically speaking, ruled … Continue reading

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one to grow on . . .

one to grow on in the center of the cake . . . an extra candle to light my path forward to lead me home again red lights, vol. 8, no. 1, January 2012 I am so happy to be included … Continue reading

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And the winner is . . .

moonbathing . . . her old garden hat shines a little brighter At 12: 01 a.m. –just after my birthday celebration officially concluded–I asked my husband to draw a name out of my garden hat so that I might give away a … Continue reading

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Buffalo gals and birthday moons . . .

birthday waltz  still dancing by the light of the moon I had a bunch of moon ku to post for my birthday, which just happens to coincide with the 42nd anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s walk on the moon . . … Continue reading

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Birthday countdown . . .

Three more days and counting to my actual birthday celebration, when I’ll be drawing one name out of my hat for a free subscription to Moonbathing.  All you have to do is leave me a comment–or a ku–by July 20th (my birthday, … Continue reading

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Birthday bash . . .

birthday bash . . . a flurry of footsteps stirs the summer moon In recognition of my 50th post here, and because July is my birthday month (which is, astrologically speaking, ruled by the moon), and because I like to celebrate my birthday all month … Continue reading

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