Fresh out magazine – Haiga

Very pleased to have my first published haiga from Fresh Out a magazine publishing visual art and poetry. They have a Facebook page …do check out their fabulous selections and opportunities to have your photo poetry and art published.

Thank you editor Eric Lohman for publishing mine!

From their official Insta profile

This is a digital ipad art created using procreate. Enjoying creating haiga!

Happy writing everyone and happy weekend 😊


Haiku – Nick Virgilio Haiku Association, Haiku Dialogue, Asahi Haikuist Network

Sharing these haiku with thanks to the Nick Virgilio Haiku Association, Asahi Haikuist Network – Prof. McMurray , and Marietta McGregor, KjMunro and team Haiku Dialogue. Truly blessed to see these little poems received with warmth. πŸ˜‡πŸ™

Asahi Haikuist Network

The next one is a fun prompt from hellokoo. I just gave it a try! The picture is created by me with Procreate … again a novice at it.

mint blue m & m’s

on cotton candy ice cream

cherry blossom day

This is an old painting of mine in poster colours to which I have added my poem.

elements . . . how we shape what shapes us

Wish you all a thinking Thursday and a happy and healthy weekend ahead 😊

Haiku- haiku corner (Japan Society) and failed haiku journal

Haiku corner is The Japan Society’s ongoing project of collaborative poetry bringing together UK and Japan through the creative power of haiku.

I am thankful to the Haiku Corner team and Laura of Japan Society for including mine in the current week’s selected haiku.

Since the arrival of spring the neem trees brimming with little star flowers! Tomorrow we usher in the new year by savouring these medicinal flowers πŸ™πŸ˜Š

The current edition of failed haiku journal includes two of my haiku along with other beautiful haiku! 😊

This issue has a warm editor’s note from Mike Rehling. Many thanks and warm regards Mike Rehling πŸ™πŸ˜Š

I have been learning and enjoying the journey of exploring the haiku form.

Going where poetry takes and doing what poetry takes !

Have a wonderful weekend and a very happy Ugadi (New Year) to all who are celebrating tomorrow πŸ™πŸ˜Š

Bones journal – Haiku

Happy to see my haiku in the wonderful journal Bones. Many thanks to the kind editor Johannes Bjorg ! πŸ™πŸ˜Š

The night parrots are known to be very mysterious birds so much so that they cannot be found anywhere easily! My three lines to the intriguing night parrot and the likes 😌

Just in case you missed my wee haiku it’s here again

not giving away

the anatomy β€”

night parrot

Happy Wednesday everyone β™₯️

My Sakura Haiku – Consulate General of Japan in Toronto

It was a fulfilling experience writing for this challenge. Here in Bangalore too we love Sakura!

These two haiku have been shared ,along with other Sakura poetry clusters , on their official Facebook page today 😊

Thanks to the organisers for this wonderful opportunity πŸ™

Have a wonderful Sakura weekend and keep smiling like the Sakura 😊❀️