12-21 – Featured Haiku Writer

21 December, 2019

ice castle kingdom,

sparkling crystal universe

shatters as branch falls

© Merril D. Smith 2019

 

The mother of two extraordinary daughters, Merril D. Smith and her husband Doug share a house in New Jersey with their two cats. She is currently working on two reference books about rape–and a book of poetry.

This haiku is part of our theme of Disintegrate.


12-20 – Featured Haiku Writer

20 December, 2019

spring and summer passed,

now the hare turns winter white–

memories grow dim

© Merril D. Smith 2019

 

Merril D. Smith is also a freelance test writer for the Educational Testing Service (ETS).

This haiku is part of our theme of Disintegrate.


12-19 – Featured Haiku Writer

19 December, 2019

scent of petrichor–

summer drips and blows away

on faded gold leaves

© Merril D. Smith 2019

 

Merril D. Smith’s published work has focused mainly on the history of women, sexuality, and culture.

This haiku is part of our theme of Disintegrate.


12-17 – Featured Haiku Writer

17 December, 2019

dazzling fireball

streaks silver across the sky–

traces of stars’ dust

© Merril D. Smith 2019

 

Merril D. Smith travels through time and space while gazing out her kitchen window with a cat on her lap.

This haiku is part of our theme of Disintegrate.


12-11

11 December, 2019

wholeness corrupted

an uncontrollable spread;

deathly, dark decay

 

© Freya Pickard 2019

 

This haiku is part of our theme of Disintegrate.


12-8

8 December, 2019

this structure dissolves

a once strong frame now broken;

scattered pieces drift

 

© Freya Pickard 2019

 

This haiku is part of our theme of Disintegrate.


12-4

4 December, 2019

man returns to dust

surrendering to his fate

as the earth spins on

© Tina Stewart Brakebill 2019

 

Tina’s blog continues to grow and change but happily her haiku addiction continues unabated.  

This haiku is part of our theme of Disintegrate.


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