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Today's Haiku -- #105
Sunday, April 15, 2018      4 comments

Haiku #105 (of 365): Oh, Mother Nature you forgot to bring the spring It’s hot already!... Read more
Haiku #104
Saturday, April 14, 2018      6 comments

Haiku #104 (of 365): Oh, pepperoni— so salty, tangy, sinful. Bring it on, let’s eat! ... Read more
Today's Haiku--#103
Friday, April 13, 2018      1 comments

Haiku #103 (of 365): Friday the thirteenth always brings me the best luck unlike all the rest... Read more
Haiku of the Day
Thursday, April 12, 2018      1 comments

Haiku #102 (of 365): Are you really here this time? Tell me, spring, can I put my coat away? ... Read more
Today's Haiku
Wednesday, April 11, 2018      2 comments

Haiku #101 (of 365): Adrenaline-filled violence lives there, inside of her haunted mind. Just another reminder--these are not autobiographical; please don't call the police or the mental institution. It's just supposed to be poetry... Read more
In Defense of “Loneliness”
Tuesday, April 10, 2018      6 comments

Why do people always assume that someone who’s alone a lot must be lonely? Take me, for example. I lead what most people would consider a lonely life. I spend most of my time alone—reading, writing, working. My idea of a “fun” ni... Read more
Haiku of the Day - #99
Monday, April 09, 2018      4 comments

Haiku #99 (of 365): She stirs some sugar into her steaming coffee and waits for the dawn ... Read more
Today's Haiku -- #98
Sunday, April 08, 2018      2 comments

Haiku #98 (of 365): She’s Mona Lisa— a small, superior smile on her lips, always ... Read more
Today's Haiku -- #97
Saturday, April 07, 2018      6 comments

Haiku #97 (of 365): A shiver runs through her when she hears the owl’s call in the dead of night ... Read more
Haiku of the Day
Friday, April 06, 2018      3 comments

Haiku #96 (of 365): She waits at the bar for her blind date to arrive hoping he’s the one ... Read more
Haiku #95
Thursday, April 05, 2018      3 comments

Haiku #95 (of 365): She cries out a night, realizing she's alone in bed and the world... Read more
Today's Haiku--#94
Wednesday, April 04, 2018      1 comments

Haiku #94 (of 365): Cheer up, they told her It can’t be as bad as that If only they knew Again, these are not necessarily biographical. I don't need a suicide intervention; I'm just trying to come up with syllables! :) ... Read more
In Praise of (Occasional) Excess
Tuesday, April 03, 2018      3 comments

Anybody who knows me knows I love my routine. I do best when I can plan my day (and week, month, year, and—you know—entire life). At least once a year, though, things come up and kind of throw me off my game. The most predictable of these e... Read more
Today's Haiku
Tuesday, April 03, 2018      4 comments

Haiku #93 (of 365): They order Chinese, feed one another kung pao and fortune cookies ... Read more
Daily Haiku
Monday, April 02, 2018      6 comments

Haiku #92 (of 365): She lights a candle in the window of her room in case he walks by ... Read more

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