Haiku

The Ramps to Nowhere are Being Demolished, But Write a Haiku and You Could Win a Piece

<i>Above: If you've got mad Matsuo Bashō skills, you could be the proud owner of a baggie of ghost ramp rubble. Via SR 520 Twitter.</i><p>Seattle loves giving …

Washington State

The games of 2018 reviewed in the form of haiku

Following QuakeCon, we found we were out of words. There are none left. All the words are gone.<p>Because of this, we needed something to get the …

Gaming Industry

Massively OP Podcast Episode 182: Follow the Torchlight

Justin and Bree discuss World of Warcraft, Star Wars Galaxies, LOTRO, Torchlight Frontiers, Diablo, RuneScape Classic, Trove, and No Man's Sky. And …

No Man's Sky

VOTE NOW: RBR Preseason Haiku Contest Finalists

After culling through the 168 entries, we have selected several that we really enjoyed, that were particularly truthful or funny, or which you, the …

College Football

discover.bot - Your Bot Development and Discovery Community

Discoverability<p>4 Proven Ways to Get Your Bot Discovered<p>So you’ve built an awesome new chatbot, now what? You need to break through the noise and get …

Chatbots

Haiku to Nurse By

Overview<p>Haiku to Nurse By by Melanie S. Lewis<p><i>Haiku to Nurse By</i> celebrates the charms and challenges of new motherhood with grace and humor. The poems …

Barnes & Noble

Basho

The 17th-century Japanese haiku master Basho was born Matsuo Kinsaku near Kyoto, Japan, to a minor samurai and his wife. Soon after the poet’s birth, …

Literature

Traveling Between Languages by Chen Li

1<p>For the past few decades, the Chinese language used by the people in Taiwan has been in many ways different from that used by the people in mainland …

China

Roll ‘Bama Roll Preseason Haiku Contest! Quarterback hot takes welcome here.

It’s that time of year again. Another of our intermittent haiku contests is upon us.<p>In the past, we’ve chosen topics of some moment and controversy: …

College Football

The Contemplative Charism of the Humble Haiku (Anam Ċara in Verse, Part II)

August 11, 2018 by Guest Contributor<p><i>N.B. Today’s guest post is by Judith Valente, poet, Benedictine oblate, and author of</i> <b>How to Live: What the Rule</b> …

Literature

The Corner Awards reveal 2018 longlist

Helmed by staple Melbourne music venue The Corner Hotel, the Corner Awards are back for another year of championing Australian musicians doing bold …

Middle Age

Haiku Maui

Haiku, Haiku-Pauwela, Hawaii<p>Inspired by the Scandinavian barn vernacular, this Upcountry Maui cottage and barn for Cloth and Goods' Melissa Newirth and Crossing the Threshold's David Johnson provides a peaceful minimalist retreat and respite for family gatherings. The 1,000 sf. long and low main …

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Equestrian Disciplines Described In Haiku

“Dressage and jumping / really get in the way of / running cross-country.” Eight disciplines, described in three lines with five-seven-five syllables.<p>…

Dressage

2018 Indietracks Review - with Matt Catling

2018 Indietracks Review - with Matt Catling - on IO Radio<p>Set List<p>Worst Place - The Sun Changes Everything<br>*Worst place Interview*<br>The Lovely Eggs - I …

Eggs

Wedding styled like a fashion show in Haiku Mill puts couple on the spot

ADVERTISING<p>Noa Santos first laid eyes on Ross Matsubara about eight years ago on Halloween. Tired from a long day at his interior-design job, Santos …

Fashion Shows

Japanese teenager creates app to change political dialogue and squash trolls

(Credit: The Japan Times/Yoshiaka Miura)<p>Kazuma Ito was unsatisfied with communication between politicians and voters in Japan. He didn't like the lack of digital tools to engage with his political leaders, so the 19-year-old set out to change it. Ito developed an iPhone and iPad app called PoliPoli …

Voting

FEARLESS PODCAST EX @ DI.FM CODE002 - Anthony Huttley & Adrian Matyear

LuNa aka MadKitten Pres. Fearless Monthly Exclusive Code: 002 on DI.FM<br>Wednesday Aug 1th. 2018<br>Special Guest<br>Anthony Huttley<br>Adrian Matyear aka Haiku<br>2PM …

Haiku

E is for Egerton

The Bitter Southerner pays tribute to SFA Founder John Egerton, in advance of the inaugural Egerton Prize Awards Ceremony scheduled Aug. 12 in …

Awards

The Success Paradox: Why Do We Strive For Impermanent Outcomes?

<i>The world of dew</i><p><i>is the world of dew.</i><p><i>And yet….and yet….</i><p><i>- Kobayashi Issa –</i><p>For much of the last decade, I have been preoccupied with the question of what it means to live a successful life. Looking at supposedly successful leaders, I sought answers in the things you would expect: money, professional …

Cherry Blossom

Flight Facilities add shows to their forthcoming Australian tour

With their massive Australian tour just around the corner, and over half the scheduled dates having already sold out, Flight Facilities have …

Haiku

Sonia Sanchez tribute to celebrate poet's life and work

Sonia Sanchez holds many tiles: poet, mother, professor, activist, lecturer, first Poet Laureate of Philadelphia and the list continues.<p>For her work, …

African-American News

The Pioneer Woman Ree Drummond Has A LOT of Thoughts on the Southern Charm Season 5 Reunion

"Maybe I need a hobby but [Andy Cohen], this is cracking me up," the food personality tweeted.<p>Ree Drummond, best known as the Pioneer Woman, has an …

Ree Drummond

HEA asks authors at RWA 2018: Introduce yourself to new readers ... via haiku

HEA asked authors at RWA 2018 in Denver to write a haiku that serves as an introduction to new readers.<p><b>Jessie, reader of books:</b><p>I love conventions<br>I get to meet new authors<br>Give me all the books<p><b>Mia Sosa, author of</b> <i>Pretending He’s Mine</i><p>Mia Sosa here<br>My books are fun and flirty<br>Plus a bit dirty<p><b>Mary Burton,</b> …

Writing

Kevin's Meandering Mind | Curating the Second #WriteOut Twitter Chat

I could not attend the second Twitter Chat for Write Out last night, so this morning, I spent some time digging into the questions and the responses …

Social Media

10 Breathtaking Wedding Venues That Will Make Your Jaw Drop

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but we think a great wedding photo is worth a million. And while choosing your photographer is crucial, securing a stunning backdrop is just as important. We’ve rounded up 10 of the most photo-worthy wedding venues across the country so you don’t have …

Weddings

WriteOut CLmooc Haiku

During our #writeout twitter chat, we were asked to choose a photo from the #writeout photo feed and write a haiku.<p>I choose Sarah Honeychurch’s …

National Parks

Kajsa Lindgren * Manja Ristic

<b>KAJSA LINDGREN – WOMB</b><p>Swedish composer and sound artist <i>Kajsa Lindgren</i> <i></i>presents <i>“a musical narration for abstracted ears and bodies – engulfing a</i> …

Swimming Pools

200 years of Pride and Prejudice | The Wider Image | Reuters

Advertisement<p>"It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife," opens Jane Austen's classic novel, which even after two centuries has not grown old.<p>Haiku Poet Alan Summers was part of the celebrations, taking part in reading from …

Literature

Hall of Faces: “Who’s the Greatest Golden Girl?”

The Golden Girls<p><b>Subscribe via iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS</b><p><i>Deep in the bowels of CPN Studios, there lies a chamber only the greatest TV</i> …

TV

Armed robbers storm a Haiku home, fire shots, escape with $3K, MPD says

Updated:Sunday, July 22 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-07-22 20:59:05 GMT<p>PHOTOS: 43rd annual Queen Lili'uokalani Keiki Hula Competition<p>PHOTOS: 43rd annual …

Hawaii