December Haiku Share- Day 8

December Haiku Share

night sky –
my thumb
eclipsing the moon
Cara Holman

1st place, Shiki Kukai, July 2010
3rd place, Shiki Kukai 8th Annual Poets’ Choice Kukai

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night of silence
i find a river stone
in my pocket
— Pamela A. Babusci
HM: 11th HIA Haiku Contest (2009)

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ebb tide
the night nurse
closes your eyes
— Seánan Forbes

Acorn 29, Autumn 2012

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choir practise…
at the pan yard night sky
through shutters
— gillena cox

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doomed
to sleepless nights-
the hare on the moon
— sanjuktaa

A Hundred Gourds, issue 1:2, March 2012

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your words
before you left . . .
craters on the moon
— — Polona Oblak

2nd place Shiki Kukai January 2011
carving darkness: Red Moon Anthology 2011

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morning moon . .
an old cat walks
his older master
Sandi Pray

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shooting star
my wish for
an unhurried life
— Lauren Mayhew

The Heron’s Nest XIII, 2: June 2011

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I write her love notes
on torn away pieces
of paper moon
—  S.M. Abeles

Chrysanthemum Vol. 12

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poor moth,
come on, I show you
the moon
Lech Szeglowski

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cold moon
still the weight of her baby
in my arms
Kirsten Cliff

DailyHaiku, Cycle 12, January 27, 2012

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memorial
so many empty chairs
touched by moonlight
— Margaret Dornaus

AHG, 1.1, December 2011
CHO, 8.1, April 2012

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blue moon
tracing the length of time
between us
— Christine L. Villa

NaHaiWriMo, August 2011
see haiga here 

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gibbous moon
reflects the path
we neglected
— Jone MacCulloch

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crescent moon
no expression on the face
of the doll
Alison Williams

Modern Haiku 43.2 Summer 2012

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early moon–
she pats blue corn masa
into perfect circles
— Terri Hale French

Shiki Kukai, August 2009

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5 thoughts on “December Haiku Share- Day 8

  1. Was trying to find my tanka about the moon that I think was in an issue of Moonbathing, but cannot locate it. So I offer this haiku from August 2009 Shiki Kukai–

    early moon–
    she pats blue corn masa
    into perfect circles

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