Category Archives: Haiku

A Summer Renga – completed

In February this year I posted that I joined eight poets at Karawatha State Forest (Brisbane) for a summer ginko (haiku walk) with the talented poet Graham Nunn. Then from that time till mid April we worked on a renga … Continue reading

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A Summer renga

If you love haiku, hope you’ve had a chance to check out the links to the haiku written by the nine poets who recently gathered at Karawatha State Forest. David Stavenger’s haiku, ‘snake weather’, was voted the most resonant poem … Continue reading

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More haiku from Summer ginko

Here are some more poems from February’s Summer ginko – haiku walk – in Karawatha State Forest. The backdrop of the forest provided an inspirational few hours of haiku hosted by poet, Graham Nunn. Please check out the wonderful haiku … Continue reading

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A Summer gingko

Last Sunday, 10 February, I joined nine other poets in a wonderful ginko (haiku walk), hosted by the talented poet, Graham Nunn. Having spent a week or two in Melbourne dealing with legal stuff, it was a lovely way to … Continue reading

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2012 poetry challenges

There are so many people who loooove writing and reading poetry of all styles. So thought I would just promote some blogs that I follow where the blogger/author/poet has created a 2012 poem writing challenge. These are in no particular … Continue reading

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My Haiku is published in March edition of Green Tea Haiku

I looooove Haiku.  So I happy to write that my haiku, ‘Schools In’ has been selected for Green Tea Haiku’s March edition. Direct link: http://haikupoetry.files.wordpress.com/2012/04/green-tea-haiku-march.pdf If you love Haiku please visit Green Tea Haiku. Submissions for April are open now. … Continue reading

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