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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Ephrasti-ku (Hell Courtesan)

The newest guest editor, Pippa Phillips, of the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, has started a series of haiku themes based on art works. This week’s theme was the painting Hell Courtesan by Kawanabe Kyosai. Haiku poets from around … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Ad Astra (To the Stars): The Final Frontier

This week the Haiku Foundation’s column, Haiku Dialogue, featured haiku based on the prompt, what Captain Kirk called the Final Frontier. Haiku poets were to imagine what it might be like to colonize other planets or travel beyond our own … Continue reading

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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 Dialogue: Ad Astra (To the Stars)–Black holes

This week’s Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, continued the theme of Ad Astra (To the stars) with black holes. Alex Fyffe, the guest editor, chose various haiku that he felt exemplified that idea. Thanks to Alex, this pedometer geek … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue: Ad Astra (To the Stars)–Weightlessness

This week at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, the Ad Astra (To the Stars) theme was weightlessness. From the global community of haiku poets came haiku, which illustrated weightlessness in imaginative ways. Alex Fyffe, the guest editor for … Continue reading

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BP: More Haiku Happenings

For the first time in several weeks, this pedometer geek had a haiku published in the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue. The new guest editor, Alex Fyffe, has been asking poets to focus on looking up and taking inspiration … 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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Gladys Tidings of Joy: An Aloysius Story (99-Word Flash Fiction)

This week over at Carrot Ranch ( http://www.carrotranch.com ) the prompt for the week of December 2, 2021 was to write a story in 99 words (no more, no less) that includes the littlest Christmas goat, and to go where … Continue reading

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Carrot Tops: A 99-Word Flash Fiction

One of the blog prompts over at Carrot Ranch was to write a 99 word (no more, no less) about tools, either using the word itself or mentioning different kinds of tools. This pedometer geek writer had difficulty with this … Continue reading

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BP: Wales Haiku Journal: Autumn 2021

The autumn edition of the Wales Haiku Journal has just been released. Thanks to the editor, Paul, this pedometer geek writer had a haiku selected for inclusion. It is as follows: nature hike our footsteps silenced by pine needles ~Nancy … Continue reading

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