Friday, April 1, 2016


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CKK APRIL SPECIAL - A poem in your pocket 2016

Dear haiku friends, Welcome to our special kukai; for A Poem In Your Pocket Day April 21st 2016
I propose 'style' as our theme. e-mail one haiku, written in the form of your choice, emphasizing the theme 'style'; Have fun, be creative. Enjoy!

the Easter Parade -
yielding to a breezy draft
a stylish hat

--gillena cox

Deadline for sending entries is April 9th 2016
Deadline for sending votes is April 19th 2016

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. When
published, these comments and votes will be given anonymous listings.
e-mail your vote and comments

The results will be published here at Caribbean Kigo Kukai on April 21st 2016. After results have been posted, any
comments you wish to make can be posted directly here at the blog just click on comments at the end of the post

much love

This notice is edited to include a bit of exciting news: Franklin Magalhaes has pledged a copy of his book Just A Moment; which he will post by snail mail, to the winner of this Kukai.


  1. Dear Gillena, thank you for this kukai, the topic is very promising for lots of surprising and good haiku! Also, congratulations to the author of "Just a Moment"! I am sure every participant will end up wishing to buy a copy :-)

    1. Thanks for your interest in this kukai Ana
      Good luck to you

      much love...

  2. I for one am planning to buy one :-)

    1. I got a copy in a book swap. I sent him a copy of my book Moments and he sent me a copy of his Just A Moment
      Good reading

      much love...

  3. Hello Gillena, how do I participate? There's no email address for me to send my entry.. Can you please provide?

  4. You have a lovely blog. Warm greetings from Montreal, Canada. :)

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