Posted in Senryu, September 2014

Morning Mugshot

Mug filled with coffee--Senryu poem for National Coffee Day
Original Poetry and Photograph by Leona J. Atkinson ©2014

In Celebration of National Coffee Day!

Posted in Haiga, Haiku, Haiku Horizons Weekly Prompt, September 2014

An Empty Space?

Haiku about homelessness in Portland, OR
Original Poetry by Leona J. Atkinson ©2014
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Currently there are about 4000 people (men, women, children) who are homeless in Portland, OR.
News reports say the number of homeless children in the US is rising.
This poem was written to raise awareness of the Homelessness in Portland, OR.

Haiku Horizons Weekly Challenge:  Week #31–Prompt: Space