Online internet courses by Call of the Page

Are you interested in a Call of the Page course? We run courses on haiku; tanka; tanka stories/prose; haibun; shahai; and other genres.

Please email Karen or Alan at our joint email address:
We will let you know more about these courses.

Call of the Page (Alan & Karen)

Wednesday, May 21, 2008


channel-billed cuckoo
from beneath the dying fruit tree
I hear its storm cry

channel-billed cuckoo on wikipedia
A juvenile, displaying the pale tipped feathers on the wings.
In adults the tips are dark.

IMAGE/Photograph by Zarni02 at en.wikipedia
Released into the public domain (by
Zarni02, the author).
(Original text : Public Domain)