Author Archives: El Norto

About El Norto

I write haiku. This is my haiku journal.

Recollections Of A Band

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Daggerhearts – Victoria Legrand, Dirck Ober, Lauren Turek I’ll begin by giving you the story behind the story. I like to think that fate brings to us the people and the things…

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Grey

a warm grey day walking, eyes on the pavement she doesn’t smile

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Conflicted

I’m feeling conflicted again about this blog. I want to share my haiku around willy-nilly, and I’d like to submit them to haiku journals, that always request you submit unpublished ones, and WordPress is considered published. What to do? Put … Continue reading

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The plagiarist.

This last week I discovered that a former poetry mentor of mine was “caught” plagiarising. This happened in 2013, just after I drifted away from local poetry circles, so I had no idea it happened! I have fond memories of … Continue reading

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Noise.

passing clouds… all this human noise makes me lonely

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Hat & crow

outside the bookshop… he tilts his hat and takes aim for a selfie ~ midday sun “hey crow, tell me am I going bald?”

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Enoggera dam.

by Enoggera dam… “run froglets! the world needs you more than this oaf!” ~ Enoggera reservoir is one of the town water supply dams of Brisbane.

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