Tuesday, September 22, 2009



@DigitalSalon three slim blades of grass / bound up in a green embrace / slowly fade to brown #twaiku #haiku

@DigitalSalon nights growing longer / daylight banished from north skies / worship the darkness #twaiku #haiku #micropoetry

@individualchic Red dust slips over / teeth and tounge, into red lungs. / I drink deep the earth. #haiku #sydney #duststorm

@tclarkusa The seasonal change // the crisp air, the longer day // as I fall into you #haiku #fall

@poeticmindset In electric chair / his body convulsed, lips blue / is this the answer? #poetry #haiku #capitalpunishment

@poeticmindset Dance bodega blues / rains against bodies in groove / slow motion romance #poetry #haiku

@wolfcommaelyse Parts of me want a // Little bit of sympathy. // But I don’t want yours. #haiku

@drywit #Haiku. Our summer waning / It's autumnal equinox / Heat goes 'down under'

@piecemealmage afternoon sun / peeks through the curtains... / illuminating / rumpled topography / of bedsheets. #tanka (i think?)

@justkel Love is not a thing ~ nor a heart or special soul ~ true love is a place~ #Haiku #Senryu

@justkel Pity fills the moon ~ her sad eyes wander the earth ~ searching one to soothe #Haiku

@poetryelf My flower bud heart; ::blooming beneath my skin; it :: forces its way out. #haiku

@justkel The small spider falls ~ safely caught by her own string ~ and crawls up again #Haiku

@haikugirlOz standing on the edge / little things open flood-gates / tears well and face falls #twaiku #haiku

@justkel Rest is always there ~ warm sunrays through windblown hair ~ not so far away #Haiku #Senryu

@g_wendy Breeze brushes my skin / more stress pushed out than a sigh / I let the day go #haiku

@justkel The air is light where ~ butterflies swoon, crisp and fresh ~ near lights of the moon @pixieflowers #Haiku #Senryu

@urbancrafter arms open.eyes closed wide - lifted by spirit , laughing; - out of this story. #haiku

@urbancrafter The final goodbye, ~ said without teardrops falling. ~ It must be over. #haiku #lostlove

@knowlex #haiku: Sleepin' sleepin' / nice a night / lie down fast and shut the light

@VerboseComa Hey man, need a can? / Forgotten tin, fizzled pop / Subway stash and drop. http://pic.gd/f250cb #haiku #ftrain

@CliveM Straining to hear them/ stood quietly in the dark/ heart suddenly fast/ hand poised to wake, rouse, alarm/ then a tiny,gentle breath #tanka

@bonshaiku Heron silhouette / top hat and tails, can-can dancer / shadow art. #haiku

@ldwilkinson shadow / I move / to check it’s mine #micropoetry

@morganabag spider lights / on my copy of / Women & Madness #haiku

@mamasanta: So proud / of all the bruises / she collected / while staying at my house / my mother. #kyoka #TANKA

@twitterhaiku sunlight seems paler / ice cream trucks all leave the streets / the first day of fall / #haiku

@morganabag waiting for / the wind to blow / summer away #haiku #senryu

@dengary rain-brimming / hoofprints glitter— / royal bridle path | #haiku #micropoetry #poetry

@dengary on a cemetery bench . . . / an old man gets to know / the neighborhood | #haiku #micropoetry #poetry

@AndrewBWatt Geese cloud-crowd takes wing // over the railway station // on the equinox. #haiku #twiku #poetry

@forgottenworks tonight i am more distant from myself than that cold star #micropoetry

@poeticmindset Spiral formations / on the first breaths of autumn / kiss the ground gently #haiku #poetry

@dgdreamin Pelicans gliding / slowly in the salty air / powered by the wind #Haiku

@CDominiqueG All on these walls the.../shadows of the past cry out.../loud for the future #haiku

@sylmobile Eerie yellow fog. Dust coated cars and buildings. Joggers walk past me. #haiku

@CDominiqueG: So softly hope speaks/to the dreamer who still dreams/that dream may come true #haiku

@HiKuNews: Angry man with tea/ What are you scowling about?/ Has your life grown cold? #haiku

@aj3d: the sound of leaves between me and the dark sky -- #haiku

@patrickonium: Stomache seizing up / picking cat hairs off my shirt / weeks after her death. #haiku #senryu

@morganabag: sunrise / coffee / in the parking lot / NPR news / just one more sip #tanka

@dengary: slipping on Basho's banana -- the senryu poet takes the fall | #micropoetry #haiku #senryu #haikunoir

@hermonhermit: cycling past / the professor's house / a smell of mothballs #haiku

@ldwilkinson: Looks like haiku / quacks like haiku, / but it’s a duck. #micropoetry #senryu #haiku

@wqueens7: Surfing world wide web/ The digital scavenger/ Clipped other's content/ #haiku

@mamasanta: Cramming for an exam / the cat who never speaks to me / stretches out / on top of / my books. #TANKA #KYOKA

@gennepher: Unhappiness is / Winter, preparing for life / Giving birth to spring. #haiku

@nibblesandbits: Like a thirsty sponge / I soak it all in and then / wring out the excess #haiku #haikuchallenge @baffled

@michelleshy: Nicest place in town // Last Chance Gulch Mobile Home Park // How’d you get a spot? // #senryu #Montana

@michelleshy: Alberton pasture // Fat curly grey llama cream faced // Penned with six horses // #senryu #Montana

@gennepher: I'd brought you a gift / But you were lying there with / Surprise in your eyes. #haikutherapy

@michelleshy: Alberton creekside // Road sign full of bullet holes // Sign says “No Shooting” // #senryu #Montana

@CliveM: Right is that the time? / let's get the kids to bed, love / time for peace. Quiet. #haiku

@bonshaiku: Hot air balloons / drifting regatta of color / sail across the sky. #senryu

@alotus_poetry: folding origami / a moth lands in / the mountain valley #senryu #haiku

@mouseofzen: ºoº off in distant lights | her lone pearl is strung along | silence of the tides ºoº мσυѕє σƒ zєη #haiku #disney

@monkeybrigade: Long lines are forming / Inside my head, things to do / Waiting for their chance. #haiku

@alotus_poetry: autumn sunset / the bright red / of her auburn hair #haiku #senryu

@poetryelf: let me explore you ~ the same way you obviously ~ want to explore me. #haiku

@alotus_poetry: pounding / against the windowpane / the persimmon tree #haiku

@Etsujin_Haiku: The world is madness / yet under the bending oak / I have found my peace #haiku

@ruinedXfinery: Mathilde, her nose snug/ inside Marc Jacobs bag, searching/ for clues of impending travel #haiku NOT

@ChainOfWords: Little children/gurgling and laughing speaking/universal tongues #haiku

@Christwitery: Flimsy sponges cast / upon silver shadowed beach / slowly expiring /// #haiku #haikuchallenge

@ChainOfWords: Fingers curl into/the soft soap filled sponge/water cascades #haiku

gennepher: Talking around me / ( I'm only f*cking deaf not stupid ) / As though I don't exist. #haiku

@KarenHAustin: sponge-like cloud ~ soaking up blue sky ~ bring darkness #haikuchallenge #haiku

@ChainOfWords: The calico cat/perched on the patio rail/staring into fall #haiku

@urbancrafter: Wide open laughter: - musical butterfly wings - tickling others. #haiku

@gennepher: Dark hole wide and deep / In freefall hurtling downwards / No sides, no bottom. #haiku

@urbancrafter: Comfortable talk, :: lying in the tall grass with :: hands barely touching. #haiku #love

@urbancrafter: listening closely :: you can hear the sadness that :: carries my laughter.. #haiku

@gtcronin: Goddam busdriver / Sees me waving keeps going / OK I'm fine now // #haiku

@urbancrafter: Leaves fluttering, :: as the earth changes its mind :: and waits for no one. #haiku #poetry

@urbancrafter: Let my words alight :: upon the familiar soul:: they were meant to find.. #haiku #love

@danielmarcus: Raccoons in the trash! // Tikka masala; raw eggs. // Imagine their bliss. #haiku

@labisiffre: That grey shroud of cloud / On the other side is blue / On the other side of that / Is black | #poetry #poems #micropoetry

@LivenbothWorlds: the smell of clean air/red, yellow, orange & rust hues/spice pumpkin and you #haiku, #haikutherapy #autumn

@MeeAugraphie: Separate paths walked / quarter century journey / soulmates merged at pass #haiku #love #marriage

@nibblesandbits: Brittle, fragile leaves / reminiscent of human hearts / so easily crushed #haiku #haikutherapy

@Mamad: I'm recovering;/beer-sodded brain bumbles, balks./Tootsie's Orchid Lounge! #haiku

@onlyhaiku: what happens when the / "Surgery for Dummies" book / suffers a cracked spine? #haiku

@Lawrencejiko: ~ Sumi ink-stone / brush ,paper, sponge- / ~ ready for the first stroke // #haikuchallenge #sponge

@ldwilkinson: the mark / on the wall / remembers its making #micropoetry

@ldwilkinson: frantic breath / of the pencil / dashing / through sentences #micropoetry

@ldwilkinson: September sky / a page / of unthoughts #micropoetry

@johnniebgoode: #haiku A typo ruins / A grate hyku lake thie un / Kofe pleez keeck in

@urbancrafter: Dawn stretches her arms,:: reaching for the suns first kiss. :: Embraced, she blushes. #haiku #poetry

@urbancrafter: The rose hangs its head, :: weeping for what it once was. :: The last petal falls. #haiku #poetry #senryu

@Etsujin_Haiku: The black lake sits calm / mountain walls surrounding it / trees stand by her side #haiku

@wqueens7: http://twitpic.com/inmgu - We buy everything/ that the experts say we should/ then recycle them/ #haiku

@wqueens7: good morning workday!. Dawn nears horizon/ Backlighting the cloud curtain/ (Peeking to show off)/ #haiku (pic) http://znl.me/8NSYF

Dr_Wes: Surprise in your eyes/ green leaf dancing with the wind/on a clear blue stage #haikutherapy #haiku #psyku

@yargnad: Warping the moonlight, / ripples slowly wash ashore; / stirring the night air. #haiku #twaiku

@gustoblusto: On the ferry to Bribie // the three year old // waited for the universe to connect #haiku

@verycosmic: Shinigami ponder // the minds of men, distracted // as children by ants. #haiku #goodnight

@Christwitery: From my verandah / mosquitos in position / attack formation /// #haiku @gustoblusto

@gustoblusto: One summer night // we climbed up onto the roof // my father and me #haiku

@Grenhilda: Overcome by waves / ears humming while I'm deluged / again and again... #haiku

@gustoblusto: From my verandah // I watch the day // come to a gentle close #haiku

@Christwitery: A chill in the air / as motor cars stream homeward / Adelaide evening /// #haiku #Adelaide

@gustoblusto: Elegant in haiku / I bluster / when I speak #haiku

@edoowado: my arms are open / my heart is warm but beware _ / i'm just a scarecrow #haiku

@lastsurvivor: Duties and purposes / Meaningless some and meaningful some / Just can't deny life #haiku

tinylittlepoems: Your too-long lashes / like dream-catchers, sleep-catchers / float open, float closed / and patter an S-O-S / in morse code against your cheek // #poem #tanka #poetwist

@lisacraze: If neutrality / means I miss out on the pain / what about the joy? #haiku

@lisacraze: What glimmers inside / the treasure chest of your soul / is unconscious love. #haiku

@AnnaRoi: Whore and monk, we sleep under one roof together moon in a field of clover #haiku

@julie_posetti: Sun shrouded in dust. Trees sway in a blurry haze. Sky coloured khaki. #haiku #canberraduststorm http://bit.ly/370Rs1