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I changed my blog to http://genemyers.blogspot.com

I recently changed my blog from this WordPress site to Blogger: http://genemyers.blogspot.com. The reason I did this was search engine optimization (SEO). For more details, see my latest column on the Haiku Society of America website. Gene

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if haiku were a photo…

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Haiku: one line of type

“Traditionally the Japanese print haiku in magazines and books in one vertical column of writing…This equates to one horizontal line of type in Western languages…” The Haiku Handbook by William Higginson and Penny Harter

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my white window sill (ku)

my white window sill; the caterpillar’s long road

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Preview, just a bit of this month’s column for the Haiku Society of America

Here is a preview — just a bit — of this month’s column for the Haiku Society of America. Are you on Twitter? I know so many wonderful poets writing great haiku–people who have shaped the landscape of American haiku. … Continue reading

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The day after fireworks

Yesterday, I asked for haiku about fireworks as my family sat and waiting for a show in our town. The poems shared were so good, I would like to highlight them! “Hi Gene, I wrote this on July 5 and … Continue reading

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The poem I am living with today: Gary Hotham and timelessness

a few feet from our feet the ocean bottom starts Haiku by Gary Hotham

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