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Along the narrow road

When I began this month of May following Basho on the narrow road to the deep north by way of blog challenges on CDHK I had no idea just how narrow that road would become. 975 more words


Between Giants & Old Stone - Combined Edition

Hi everyone!

Just a quick post to let you know that Ginninderra Press is soon releasing a combined edition of my last two collections between giants… 84 more words

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Jack (kikobun)

I swept out of the woods at dusk, with rain falling and thunder rolling in the distance.  Yes, it was turning into a dark and stormy night… 383 more words

Along the Way

Today on CDHK Chevrefeuille quotes a haibun by Basho where he writes of his motivation for both his journeys and his haiku: ‘In the beautiful spectacles of the mountain, field, ocean, and coast I see the achievements of the creation. 487 more words


healing hugs (haibun)

She is a hugger, born and raised… a touchy feely “minouching” person. Her mother could never get enough holding her, kissing her, hugging her.  Her grandmaman rocked her and embraced her when she was sick. 75 more words


Choice (Kikobun)

The moment she arrived at the park she was presented with a choice.  Two signs greeted her:  Creekside Trail – Beginner and Highland Trail – Most Difficult… 47 more words

Lickin' Crick (bookscover2cover / haibun)

When my grandmother was eight years old, her family’s farm was devastated by flood waters.  Her memories are part of the latest haibun published at… 109 more words