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Senryu Holiday Poems | Senryu Poems About Holiday

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the first thanksgiving

steal their land
then dine with them....
no reservations needed













**for Chris Aechtner's Yet Another Senryu contest


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Christmas Kaleidoscope

Lights on Christmas tree.
Kaleidoscope of colors.
Beauty undescribed.


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Fantasy Escape (Senryu)

World of Walt Disney The day after Thanksgiving Shoulder to shoulder © Joseph 11/23/07 © All Rights Reserved Author’s Comments: The Japanese Senryu format has three lines as follows: the first has five syllables, the second seven syllables, and the third five syllables. The pattern is 5/7/5 for a total of seventeen syllables. The Senryu is about an emotional expression, human nature, and things in the human realms which maybe satiric or humorous.


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homemade Christmas

    gold poinsettias

       decorate a green wreath

          .... my homemade gift





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Poinsettia

red and evergreen
bushes proudly displayed, joy
marriage's first kiss 



**I got married in December and the church was full of poinsettias....it was so beautiful.


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twinkle

muddled world painted black
winter breeze chills cold souls...
silent star winks



344pm Nov 27, 2010
*For Andrea's Haiku me a Christmas Tree contest :)


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Pink Poinsettia

Pink Poinsettia


my favorite color

            lifts my mood

                  with every holiday glance




.....For Andrea's Contest


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Paper Turkey

his thanksgiving feast
the loved ones around him there
picture hangs on wall

©Donna Jones


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THE LOVELIEST HOLIDAY'S GIFT

Warm heart wrapped
in garlands
replaces star


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Happy Mothers Day

Here's a special wish to all you mothers out there: Happy Mothers Day!


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Too Hot For Comfort

Snowman on a hill
Dark skies give way to the sun,
Slushy, mushy, gone!


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Christmas Blue

forget a short while
‘til the light of Christmas dims
and I remember…

For Andrea’s contest


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a plump turkey

a plump turkey
leads the rafter to the barn - -
an axe swings

For Andrea’s (and Susan’s) Not So Happy Holidays contest


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Lonely Thanksgivings

A Broken Heart Cries
42 Thanksgiving Days
I Love YOU; LENORE

Author's note : Inspired by the Contest ; " NOT SO HAPPY HOLIDAYS "
   Sponsored by Andrea Dietrich, and Assistant Judge Susan Burch

I did not enter this in the Contest, as the rules said not to put YOUR name on it or
give any clues to who wrote. If YOU know LENORE, YOU know me. Happy Holidays
With LOVE ALWAYS and FOREVER YOUR Liege...Harry


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"Christmas Tree Lights"

lights mirror your eyes...

             the colors highlight our scene...

                                             the bow around us...








"Haiku me a Christmas tree contest by Andrea Dietrich


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Santas iPhone

Santa’s new “iPhone”, Filled with Christmas gift orders; Oops, it won’t work now!


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live another year

try to beat the odds
doctors gave me little hope…
     live another year



*Entry for Tracie’s New Year’s Resolution contest     


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Sad - Christmas Stocking

he stares at the hearth
thinks stockings belong in pairs
and Elvis plays on


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My Valentine Candy Sweet

1  An Invitation :
    Tea Party with Candy Sweet
    Memories of LOVE

2  The Sweetheart of Soul
    My Valentine “Candy Sweet”
    Extraordinaire “LOVE”

3  For a Silent Beau
    Poetess Extraordinaire
    Sweetheart of the Soup

Inspired by the Contest " Special Sentimental Senryu "
    Sponsored By " Linda-Marie " The SweetHeart of P.S. " (and Me)"
Dedicated To " Linda-Marie ~ The SweetHeart of POETRY Soup (and Me) "
                               1st Place


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Santas Sleigh

Santa’s loaded sleigh, Streaking past the Christmas moon; Dodges bats and drones.


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Christmas Senryu


tilting to the right.. paper chains made by small hands children's pure delight
For Andrea's contest


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Holiday Frolics

Holiday Frolics
Shoppers walk to tunes;
Mall’s cacophony rings loud,
Santa listens well.


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GRANDFATHER CLOCK

GRANDFATHER CLOCK

christmas eve
old hall clock chimes twelve
this silent rush


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Season Finale

"Season Finale'" tangerine pumpkins tempt Thanksgiving turkey-fest holiday tree trim *For Black-Eyed Susan's Single Senryu - no Nature please Contest.


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longing fills my heart

family members

send greetings across the miles...

     longing fills my heart



*Entry for Brian's three-line contest


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Holiday's Circle

holiday's circle
 bright colorful traditions
 emptiness inside
 
© Christine A Kysely All Rights Reserved
 (December 16th, 2011 Wausau, Wisconsin USA)


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Snow Angel

Snow Angel
Waving arms and legs;
Smiling at moon and bright stars,
Angel trails behind.


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bright streaming contrails

bright streaming contrails

dazzling streaks ascend night sky --

free world's tradition


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Miami Nights

Miami Nights
Calypso music plays;
Hips and arms sway to the beat,
Hearts melt in the heat.


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Royal Fanfare

Royal Fanfare

Royal wedding plans;
Pageantry fit for a King,
All the world awaits.