the haiku diaries


August 31, 2009 by Rachel Dickinson
August 31, 2009, 10:34 am
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Will health care reform
ever make it through Congress?
Hey, we need it now!



August 30, 2009 by Jenna Schnuer
August 30, 2009, 4:03 pm
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A simple delight:
tuna fish on crackers and
a glass of iced tea.



August 30, 2009 by Rachel Dickinson

Harriet the spy
Harriet Tubman, that is,
says a children’s book.



August 29, 2009 by Rachel Dickinson
August 29, 2009, 11:33 am
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Today’s a gray day —
goldenrod, purple asters
give spots of color.



August 28, 2009 by Rachel Dickinson
August 28, 2009, 1:06 pm
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My father’s fifth wife
died — a tiny bedridden
gal with a sharp tongue.



August 27, 2009 by Rachel Dickinson

Theodore Dreiser
born this day; best known work  is
based on local tale.



August 26, 2009 by Jenna Schnuer
August 26, 2009, 4:12 pm
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People are funny.
But, not always in a good
way. Know what I mean?