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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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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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The Collection: Anxiety

This week’s 99-word (no more, no less) writing prompt over at Carrot Ranch http://www.carrotranch.com was to write a story about anxiety and how the subject might affect or move along the story. This pedometer geek writer wrote the following: The … Continue reading

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BP: Stardust Haiku Issue #61

This month’s Stardust Haiku: Poetry With a Little Sparkle has just been published on-line by the editor, Valentina Ranaldi-Adams. It contains haiku written by a global community of poets. There are haiku from poets who live in Australia, Canada, Indonesia, … 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: 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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Summer Solstice Celebration

This pedometer geek writer has been slacking in regards to writing to the prompts at http://www.carrotranch.com. The prompts for the 99-word (no more, no less) stories are posted weekly, but a week seems to go by so fast that by … Continue reading

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BP: Indian Kukai #33 (Mannequin)

This pedometer geek often participates in the Indian kukai. A kukai is an anonymously submitted contest of haiku by haiku poets from all over the world and then voted on by the other poets. There is always a theme or … Continue reading

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BP: Haiku Dialogue–Opposites Attract

A new theme at the Haiku Foundation’s weekly column, Haiku Dialogue, started last week.  K.J. Munro, the editor, chose the theme of Opposites Attract, beginning with Open and Close. This pedometer geek was fortunate to have K.J. select one of … Continue reading

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BP: Stardust Haiku #42, June 2020 edition

Valentina Ranaldi-Adams has just published her monthly journal, Stardust Haiku: Poetry With a Little Sparkle. This is her 42nd edition, and she has chosen haiku submitted by haiku poets from around the world. This pedometer geek is both thrilled and … Continue reading

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