Category Archives: poem

In Honor of…

Memorial Day, several haiku and a poem commemorating young men and women serving in the military through the years. ruptured duck… listening to dad’s stories of Indo-China *** Memorial Day… the silence of white stones *** last deployment yellow ribbon … Continue reading

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Stardust haiku: May 2018

Thanks Valentina Ranaldi-Adams for selecting one of my haiku for the Stardust Haiku online journal for May 2018. windy night… the full moon playing peek-a-boo –Nancy Brady, Stardust Haiku #17 Check out all the stellar haiku at stardusthaiku.blogspot.com

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Daily Prompt: Haul (a haibun)

via Daily Prompt: Haul A follow-up to yesterday’s post: the Algoma Compass has left bow first. It hauled stern, heading back to its home port in Ontario, Canada. Bon voyage! Despite the frigid cold, the crowds turned out. Friends and … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Windows

Every week the Haiku Foundation features a column called Haiku Windows moderated by haikuist, KJ Munro, and it is published on Wednesday. This week’s prompt was envelope window. She generally chooses about twenty to thirty haiku to publish, highlighting (with … Continue reading

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Million Mile Month, April 2018

Today is the first day of the Million Mile Month, in which all those who are signed up for the event on the https://events.healthcode.org, begin their challenge. This is the fifth year for the event, and it is the fourth … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Frantic

via Daily Prompt: Frantic frantic… our cat races from window to window, watching unperturbed feral cat just washes her paws

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Daily Prompt: Invisible

via Daily Prompt: Invisible invisible… the homeless man picks up cans An old haiku: Halloween… his costume an invisibility cloak

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