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BP: Haiku Dialogue (Ad Astra) Impermanence

This week’s prompt at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, was impermanence. Guest editor Alex Fyffe indicated that in 100,000 years what would be remembered of our lives here and now (if anything) (I am paraphrasing here, but I … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Happenings

This pedometer geek writer has been submitting to quite a few journals this year. Yes, there have been quite a few rejections along the way, but every so often, some editor chooses a haiku or two to publish. Recently, there … Continue reading

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BP: Stardust Haiku #58 (October 2021)

Valentina Ranaldi-Adams’ Stardust Haiku: Poetry with a Little Sparkle, Issue #58 was just published. Once again the haiku were written by a global community of poets. There were haiku by poets in Bulgaria, Canada, India, Italy, New Zealand, Pakistan, the … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Finding Peace and Contemplation…

This week at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, the photo prompt was finding peace and contemplation…exercising in a park. From walking, jogging, biking, yoga, and tai chi, haiku poets from around the globe flexed their poetry muscles. This … Continue reading

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Aloysius Saves the Day: 99-word Flash Fiction

This week over at Carrot Ranch (www.carrotranch.com), the Wranglers as Charli Mills calls the writers there were given a prompt to write about whispers, whether creepy or otherwise in 99 words (no more, no less). The following is this pedometer … Continue reading

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BP: Failed Haiku #70

This pedometer geek writer submitted haiku and senryu to a few journals in September. Per usual, there were one or two rejections, but for the most part, this writer was pleasantly surprised to have had several poems selected.   One … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue (Contemplating Old Wagons, Etc.)

This week at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, the photo prompt was that of an old broken down wagon covered with vines; however, it wasn’t mandatory to use that particular image. Marietta McGregor, who is the column’s guest … Continue reading

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BP: Presence #70

This pedometer geek writer received a copy of Presence, Issue #70 (July 2021) in the mail yesterday. It is a British haiku journal edited by Ian Storr, and the journal contains haiku, senryu, tanka, rengay, haibun, and more. It is … Continue reading

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BP: Wales Haiku Journal (Summer 2021)

This year this pedometer geek writer has tried to submit haiku to more journals, and as a result, there has been a fair amount of success. Yes, this writer has had rejections, too, but there are enough acceptances to make … Continue reading

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BP: Failed Haiku #67

This pedometer geek writer has been submitting to many of the haiku journals recently, and this writer has had a fair amount of success. Yes, there have been more than some rejections, too. One of my favorite journals to submit … Continue reading

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