Tag Archives: The Haiku Foundation

Catching up . . .

As a month-long celebration of poetry comes to a close, I can hear a collective sigh as poets across the World Wide Web catch their breath and wonder what to do with all the virtual blank space they see stretching before … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month: Guest Post #1, Stella Pierides . . .

What better month to celebrate poetry in than April, long associated with flowers and showers and romance and spring?  Thanks to the efforts of groups like The American Academy of Poets, The Poetry Foundation and The Haiku Foundation, the spotlight … Continue reading

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Life-doodles (a.k.a. sketches; a.k.a. shasei) . . .

As a self-proclaimed word nerd, I take pleasure in playing word games.  And, as a haiku word nerd, there are plenty of opportunities for doing just that.  In addition to dropping in on my friend Rick Daddario’s 19 planets website … Continue reading

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