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trunk rooted essence sprouting greenness and flowers actor changing mask Ninth Place Winner: Charlotte Puddifoot/open poetry4 - /5/12/21

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Date: 5/21/2021 9:14:00 PM
Superb Haiku. An especially strong, memorable third line. Congratulations! Brian
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Date: 5/12/2021 1:12:00 PM
Haikus fascinate me. One day I'll have a try at them myself. Until then, I'm very happy to read examples such as yours Frances. Clever, witty, if a little obscure but all the better for it. Congratulations. Cheers - Gary
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Date: 5/12/2021 5:26:00 AM
it's always difficult for a single haiku to hold its own in a contest for all forms (they tend to get 'swallowed up') but this one managed to do just that, so well done on penning a strong, unusual haiku - congrats on your win in my contest!
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Date: 4/30/2021 12:20:00 PM
Gives the impression, in a confusing sort of way, of being rather implausible and rather nonsensical...works though -- and works well! Enjoyed -- cheers, Frances! :) john
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Frances Schiavina
Date: 5/1/2021 1:47:00 PM
Yes! An actor assumes different identities act to act but remains the same person. A tree changes colors winter to fall but it is the same recognizable tree. You changed as you grew but it is still you! The essence remains.