All posts by: The Smoky Poet

My TimberTech Deck Is The Best

This is a sponsored post on behalf of TimberTech and I have been compensated for this post; however, my deck was installed prior to being sponsored by TimberTech AND at... Read More

The SunBrite TV Looks Crystal Clear To Me

Through rain, sleet or snow, I am always outside on my barbecue smokers. Sometimes I miss a big sporting game when I am outside, but with the SunBrite TV Veranda... Read More

What You Need To Monitor Your Speed: The Uniden R7 Radar Detector

In my life I have had several warnings for excessive driving and thankfully only one speeding ticket. But had I the Uniden R7 Radar Detector, I would have been able... Read More

The Crestfallen

I have never seen you beforenor have I ever felt your touch.I cannot meet you at the storeto help buy you a new hair brush.Yet we do talk all of... Read More

Your Words

It has been three weekssince your delicate wordsfilled my mind. Words of laughterWords of dreamsWords of hope. It has been three monthssince your delicate wordsfilled my heart. Words of painsWords... Read More

Much Ado About Nothing?

In the town of MessinaAntony and Cleopatra overheardTitus Andronicus, Macbeth and Hamlethaving a riveting conversation. It quickly became a Comedy of Errors, as King Learand King John interjected that Don... Read More

A Recipe For Love

Love is a simple recipe. First, start off with 3 cups of courage.Second, fold your courage into a quart of courting.Third, add a few grains of saltiness and a teaspoon... Read More

My Everything

When I cannot see youI feel the pain of a thousand nailspressing against the small of my back,like a decaying bed of rose thorns. When I am not near youI... Read More

Will You Visit Me?

One day you’ll visitFlowers placed upon my graveA sunny mourning Today’s haiku is from the Baffled haiku challenge on Twitter. The haiku challenge was to write any haiku using the... Read More

Shall We Play?

The school yard playgroundWe would all play togetherUnited by sun Today’s haiku from from the Baffled haiku challenge on Twitter. The haiku challenge was to write any haiku using the... Read More