[this haiga first appeared at my blog Lunch Break December 2006]
Dear haiku friends you are invited to participate in The Caribbean Kigo Christmas Kukai 2018
The Kigo is shopping
SEND one haiku which MUST include the word shopping. Your entry should include your name, and country from which you are sending.
December shopping –
i pause to see in the creche
--gillena cox, Trinidad and Tobago.
Deadline for sending entries is December 11th 2018
Deadline for sending votes is December 21st 2018
A voting list will be e-mailed to all players
Votes to be scored using a total of 6 points; voters must use all 6 points
The example given is just one of several ways you can allot your points
Comments during voting are encouraged but must be limited to 3 lines [about forty words]. When published, these comments and votes will be given anonymous listings. Comments should be kept in the nature of encouraging the continued good haiku writing practice.
The Co-ordinator retains the right to not include a comment as anonymous and to ask the commenter to post his or her thoughts directly to the blog under Comments.
The results of this kukai will be published here at Caribbean Kigo Kukai on December 23rd 2018. After results have been posted, I encourage your after-words as general comments, you can post directly here at the blog, just click on Comments at the end of the post.
e-mail your Submission, Vote, Comments and Gift Pledges
Should anyone be interested in pledging, a copy of a book of haiku poems, to the first place winner of this kukai, please email me or Comment at the end of this post.