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Heaney and haiku

Some years ago, I was pleasantly surprised to find that Seamus Heaney greatly appreciated the Japanese-style poetry form, haiku, and even wrote several himself. After the tragic news of his death last September, I submitted a tribute haiku to the … Continue reading

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Haiku hot off the press

Two of my haiku have just been published in the June issue of A Hundred Gourds, a Japanese-style, short form journal. recurring headache remembering to side-step where I slipped last year battle preparation the combined whoosh of both grans’ umbrellas … Continue reading

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