Monthly Archives: January 2020

Haiku Music – Volume 8

Haiku Music – Volume 8 My eighth self-published haiku music album – nine musical interpretations inspired by nine haiku. Listen free and/or support the artist. The links below display the scores. A Clear Waterfall 4:36 a clear waterfall into the … Continue reading

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Lizard’s Last Words

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku315 – ambushed by bush fire      ambushed by bush fire,      had we only been dragons –      a lizard’s last words. This haiku is by Mark Morris, a journalist with more than a decade … Continue reading

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Buoyantly We Go

This piece was written in response to Naviarhaiku314 – Buoyantly We Go    Buoyantly we go    Like the wind,    Tasting water. This haiku is by Taneda Santoka, a Japanese poet and mendicant Zen priest who specialised in free verse haiku. Santoka … Continue reading

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Little Dragonfly Hunter

Little Dragonfly Hunter was inspired by the haiku: my little dragonfly hunter I wonder how far he has gone today… The haiku is by Chiyo-ni, who was born in 1703 and was writing about the death of her son. I … Continue reading

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