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wisdom of the past

brings courage to the new year

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Frank Tassone #Haikai Challenge #119 (12/28/19): New Year (Shinnen) #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga – This week, write the #haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka, haiga, renga) that alludes to the New Year (Shinnen), be it New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, the new year in general, etc.


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29 replies

  1. With wisdom, definitely comes courage. Excellent post!

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  2. I adore this piece Eugenia,…. cleverly profound…..xx

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  3. I’ve just written 2 Haiku’s for you….

    Same Question:

    The bells toll louder
    Perennially we jeer
    Is there an answer


    Last year’s sins are gone
    New year eerily hovers
    Could be right or wrong

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  4. dreams are free
    and not remembered
    by me for a reason

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  5. Lovely poem by one of my favorite poets!

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  6. Reblogged this on Writing and Reflections and commented:

    A true talent!

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  7. We do learn from our past–hopefully

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  8. Reblogged this on Frank J. Tassone and commented:

    #Haiku Happenings #1 (1/1/20): Eugenia’s latest #senryu for my current #haikai challenge!

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