Category Archives: Haiku

Poetry Friday: A Week of Kindness and Goodness

Thanks to Kat at Kathryn Apel for hosting our fab poetry community this week. What a week! I arrived home from California to find this book gift in my mailbox. Thank you, Amy VanDerwater for this treasure trove! Then yesterday, my … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Who Likes Chocolate?

Thanks to Margaret at Reflections on the Teche for hosting us today. And it’s Friday. In Summer. And I have another swap to share. It involves chocolate. Dark chocolate. Rebecca (Sloth Reads)sent me her swap. She read my blog and knows … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Poetry Swap

Thanks to Carol at Carol’s Corner for hosting us today. She has the most adorable puppy, Rooney that she’s helping to raise for Canine Partners of the Rockies. Journey –A triolet The journey is yours. Aloneyou escape a world of unrest,quell … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: What’s Your Poetry Fortune?

Welcome, welcome, welcome to all poetry goodness in the blogosphere! I am posting early as I will be busy later today. I’ve been participating in the summer poetry exchange organized by the talented. Tabatha. This week, I received an exchange … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: Celebrating Naomi Shihab Nye, Young People’s Poet Laureate

Mary Lee Hahn at A Year of Reading has all the poetry goodness of the world. This week many in the Poetry Friday Literasphere are celebrating our new Young People’s Poet Laureate, Naomi Shihab Nye. I was thrilled to hear … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: #mayku

Thanks to Margaret Simon at Reflections on the Teche for gathering all the Poetry Friday goodness this week. On my drive to sub over the past few weeks, I’ve noticed that Miss Rumphius has been in our neck of the … Continue reading

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Poetry Friday: #MayKu

Thanks to Liz at Elizabeth Steinglass for all the poetry goodness today. I’ve been trying to join in with Heidi Mordhorst and Liz Scanlon in writing haiku for May. Today’s offering: fuchsia blooms offer hummingbirds a lifeline ©jone rush macculloch #mayku … Continue reading

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