Posts filed under: The Poet

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

Free To Fly

Time to leave the nestSpread my wings and I’ll fly freeBaby Robin dreams Today’s haiku was from the Baffled haiku challenge on Twitter. The haiku challenge was to write any... Read More

I Perform For No One

A cunning linguistIn a world performs aloneAn owl hoots who Today’s haiku was from the Baffled haiku challenge on Twitter. The haiku challenge was to write any haiku using the... Read More

Will We Meet Again?

’til we meet againThe days are growing longerA blue jay returns Today’s haiku was from the Baffled haiku challenge on Twitter. The haiku challenge was to write any haiku using... Read More