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Sorry, but the new Great Ram/Sheep/Goat Writing Contest is postponed.
Until the new BR site is up and running, we'll have to postpone our monthly contest.

Great Fun!
Thank you Kanuikapono School for your hospitality. I so enjoyed working with all of you.

Primingthepump Exercise
It's hard to write cold.

Morning at Kanuikapono Charter School, Anahole, Kauai
Our morning at Kanuikapono Charter School in Anahole, Kauai Going to Kauai is like going home.

BOGO goes to Kauai: Mahalo Kanuikapono
It was a first for the BOGO (Buy One Get One Unreal Deal) Authors: a charter school on the island of Kauai.

The Great BR Year of the Ram/Sheep/Goat Writing Contest : )
As we do every year of the contest, we will take March off in order to recover from Chinese New Year.

Ku'u Home
Yesterday the renshi poets gave a reading of a powerpoint created by Christy based on Ku'u Home, the theme chosen for the 6th,7th and 8t

From BAMBOO RIDGE Issue Number 103, BEYOND GREEN TEA AND GRAPEFRUIT, Poems and Stories by Gail N. Harada
Triggers for February: 1. that’s how she got the name 2. tried unsuccessfully not to start crying again 3. was this a good sign 4.

From BAMBOO RIDGE ISSUE Number 102, `EWA WHICH WAY, a novel by Tyler Miranda
Triggers for January: 1. we went straight to doing chores 2. I still thought about Halloween 3. I rolled my eyes 4.


Sunday, May 31, 2015 11:00 PM

Bamboo Shoots

Sorry, but the new Great Ram/Sheep/Goat Writing Contest is postponed.
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Tuesday, March 31, 2015 8:42 PM
Small Miracles
Published by JUJUBE | Sunday, March 15, 2015 8:11 AM
Student poems from Kanuikapono School: Introduction to Renshi
The Blue Stone of Blarney
Published by EIJI | Wednesday, March 04, 2015 3:29 PM
poem I wrote with the prompt "something Irish" 388 word count year of the horse contest entry. One of my poems in "Me Light Side" chapter of my life...
The Great BR Year of the Ram/Sheep/Goat Writing Contest : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Sunday, March 01, 2015 4:32 AM
White Rabbit
Published by LPUAHALA | Friday, February 06, 2015 7:27 PM
My lucky great-grandparent visits (word count: 264)
Hanafuda Moon
Published by PIIHONUA | Tuesday, February 03, 2015 12:17 PM
waiting for hanami...screeches past, laughing
What Real Men Do
Published by LANNING | Monday, February 02, 2015 7:36 PM
February Year of the Horse Writing Contest entry. 1474 words.
Hanging Out
Published by RBIBEAU | Saturday, January 31, 2015 7:10 PM