Category Archives: Poetry

Funeral Rose

The placement of the floral arrangements The arrangement of seating The entire superficial etiquette The copious explanations of the day’s behavior Will never take away the stench Of your compulsion To deny others To control the outcome To lie, steal, … Continue reading

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Not that kind of Woman Haiku

In the western field The old barn stands and echoes The glowing sunset. A week of shuffling Spinning and weaving carrots Republican wrought.     Headache in the morn Going through the motions then Geez. Pants on backwards. I am … Continue reading

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Dandelion Haiku

Dandelions nod Like grandmother approvals Encouraging love.

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Pink Tulip Haiku

Lone pink tulip stands Leading violets to heaven In the wind and rain. Note:  A month after my mother passed, I was sitting outside just missing her, I scanned my yard and saw something pink in the distance.  Thinking it … Continue reading

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Saturday Haiku ~ Collection of Six

Legacy is passed Forward through love and patience A smile remembered. Beatles haiku: I want to tell you That life is Helter Skelter And your bird can sing:) I’m late for haiku New England visit delayed A Concord response. Beautiful … Continue reading

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Mr. Cat

Guardian of hanging bird feeders Posted at each front corner Full of corn kernels and sunflower seed Mr. Cat paces the pocked cement porch. The gray is his territory, his safe haven. He spies the daily interloper returning But waits steady, … Continue reading

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Crescendo

The activity is astounding The noise surpasses symphony crescendo The dawn presses against brittle bark Snuggles into the curved shadows of leaves unfolding Creatures awaken with squawks and chirps There is breakfast to fetch Be it seed or nectar As clouds … Continue reading

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