Category Archives: poem

Triathlon in a Month: Final week…

…plus a bit more as this incorporates the fourth week as well as the three days ending the month. With the last day of July now complete, this urban hiker achieved her goal and a bit more. The original goal … Continue reading

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A Haiga: A First Attempt

For those unfamiliar with the term, a haiga is a painting that incorporates the aesthetics of a haiku. Usually it is paired with a haiku. (If interested on more details, check out Wikipedia or even Modern Haiga online journal.) Like … Continue reading

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BP: Tinywords

This pedometer geek is honored to have one of my haiku published alongside many stalwart haiku in the 18.1 Issue of Tinywords. It is the haiku for today and can be found at tinywords.com. Check out all of them there … Continue reading

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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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