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BP: Haiku Happenings, May 5 Edition

For this pedometer geek writer, this was a big week of haiku happenings. First, Marietta McGregor, the guess editor of Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, finished her series on “finding peace and contemplation…in leisure time, making art. Poets from … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Happenings Times Three

This week at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, the prompt was Finding Peace and Contemplation in leisure time..flying kites. Over twenty-five nations were represented in the this week’s collection of haiku about the joys (and sorrows) of kite … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Happenings

Wednesday is the day when the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, is released. The theme of Finding Peace and Contemplation in leisure time, making music was this week’s theme. It was truly another global collection of haiku from haiku … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Finding Peace and Contemplation…

in leisure time…playing board games. This week’s Haiku Dialogue column at the Haiku Foundation was all about spending time playing board games. The global community of haiku poets rose to the occasion. The guest editor, Marietta McGregor, chose haiku written … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Finding peace and contemplation…

in quiet spaces…far from crowds. This week’s prompt over at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, was to write a haiku about finding peace and contemplation in quiet spaces, far from crowds. There were haiku from poets from around … Continue reading

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The Collection: Ready for a Change

Change? Are you kidding me? There are those who freak out at the idea of dealing with any kind of change. From the pocket kind to jobs to moving to you-name-it, many people do not like change. Having said that, … Continue reading

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The Collection: Free Pies

This week at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) the prompt was to write a 99-word piece (no more, no less…and yes, the pun is intended, but I digress) on free pie because March 14 is known as Pi Day. Today, … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Finding Peace and Contemplation

…in quiet spaces (as in a cloister) was the theme of the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, this past week. Haiku poets from around the world submitted haiku on the subject to Marietta McGregor, the guest editor for this … Continue reading

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Chalk on the Walk: Photos

Here are a couple photos, taken by Sherry Grant, from Chalk on the Walk. Thanks, Zoe and Sherry Grant for showcasing a couple of this pedometer geek writer’s haiku. See all the photos at Facebook under Chalk of the Walk … Continue reading

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BP: Chalk on the Walk Haiku

There is a Facebook group called Chalk on the Walk Haiku. This group, which is run by a mother and daughter, writes and illustrates haiku on the sidewalk near their home. They post one just about every day. Their initiative … Continue reading

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