Water HaikuThe water is light
the haiku marathon (part 1)So many soldiers / with nothing to do but dance / barefoot in the grass.
Merlot shadowtussled old hippie / bald and chubby in zen robes / retrieving my wine
~ God’s Love ~ (Haiku)A new day awakes / Yesterday is forgotten / God’s mercy is new / Seasons come and go / Tides rise and fall like the sun / God’s…
Charcoal bluesMa`am, we’re out of tune / Smothering in friendly funk / Jazz that’s gone to blues
Haiku Exercise #2Divinity lies within…..
Haiku 34 – personalityprickly / scotsman — / thistle
Haven’t Haikued in so long.Soak
StillLight and shadows pause / At the edge of everything / Evening kisses dawn
Haiku 2 – Divorcedivorce - / shattered / dreams
Grouchy woman (haiku)grouchy woman pauses / silently fuming / orchids flop blindly
Ode to my DentistMy teeth are shining / x-rays reveal root of all / bank balance decay
Long Distance LoveSo far away babe, / Everyday I wish I could / Hold you in my arms.
ExtrospectionTiny ghosts dancing / In kerfuffled harmony / Stirred by shafts of light
Haiku 19 – hairdressertalking / hairdresser trims — / snips
the prism shiftsdeaf to all pleading, / an old gloating madman slumps / in his delusions
Tidal sands. (Haiku)Water rushes, sweeps. / Tide enfolds as ground moves round. / Feet engulfed. Swallowed.
Joy (Haiku)Friendship and laughter / Songs of the heart bursting forth / A fountain of joy
Haiku 20 – one waychanging direction / one way street — / police car
Paper chase (Contemporary Haiku)Stark, new, / fresh, sheets / -toilet paper.
ReleaseDrifting into sleep …
God’s Lament…I am helpless in time’s flow
Over the riverYoung seeds on a branch / Soaring over the river / Subject to the wind
Haiku chainclear / picture / —revealed / surprise / —withheld / exclamation / not syllable / count / —beat / essential / —ev…
haiku 132on the road / to enlightenment… / a flat tire
Bits and Bits…Haiku attempsHaiku raptures
Haiku poetry: MorningDreamers rise at dawn / breathless anticipation / A new world awaits / Passion stirs one’s soul / as the sun awakens day / Arise; Go …
Haiku 21 – ballplaying soccer / ball misses goal — / smashes window
Haiku 4 – drinkcarbonated / bubbles / burst
the haiku marathon (part 5)ice wind off the sea / winter scratches its long claws / down my shirtless back
My haiku course notes – can they help you t…There are two elements to writing a haiku. / a)phrase – the set up (usually over 2 lines) / b)fragment – the revelation (often …
Halloween HaikuAutumn trees shimmer / Costumed in red and gold leaves / Halloween is near !
“Rain Poem” patterned after HaikuDrought stresses nature / Lightning flashes in the sky / Refreshing rain falls / Drops revive flowers / The trees are singing softly / All …
TumbleweedLoosened tumbleweeds / Amble freely on the winds / Mad trajectory
Crystal tearsCollaborative work with Rosa Cobos.
Daffodils – HaikuGentle breeze heads nod - / Opening buds, dew drop kissed – / Majestic crowns lift.
the haiku marathon (part 11)the prince sold his doves / for a cup of lime jelly / ate it in the sun
the haiku marathon (part 2)this tie weighs a tonne / silk lariat for my soul / by pierre cardin
Sea Gaia Sighs“From the Sea We Came / Sighing Gaia Turns Away / To Dust We Return”
White horses gallopWhite horses gallop / wild currents / rush surf
Haiku 27 – washingwashing machine / clean clothes wet — / key
The Hawk — HaikuIn the small stone bath / A hawk lies, splashing stillness / Throughout the garden.
On wakingA cotton candy sunrise …
PossessionsOur things are impressed, / With perverse uneasiness; / Oft wish I had less
Haiku 22 – goodbyemarriage / lovers say goodbye / divorce