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My Third Attempt at Haiku

Poetry By: Wilbur

Though images, again attempting the haiku form of writing.
Apologies to true haiku artists.

Submitted:Jan 22, 2012    Reads: 15    Comments: 4    Likes: 1   

Third Attempt at Haiku

Crow's Nest

Handicapped Parking

Crow lands to take his command

Captain Crow on deck

Savings Time

In wintertime snowplows

Scrape hard to bank all the snow

Snow saved in snow banks

Upside Down Wonder

Eye records image

Upside down at back of eye

Why don't I fall down?

Age isn't Just a Number

Soon I turn eighty

Age slowly slowly shrinks me

Gravity's impress


Avoiding my grasp

Springing clear and beading fast

Nascent thought bounces

What Calls?

Wake to urgency

Ringing ... calling ... urgency

Please - leave a message‚Ä®

Jack the Giant Killer

Should Jack eat those beans

Will he feel a giant dread?

Will those beans stalk him?


Often I lose words

Dumbed down, made mute by love

New life can do that

Sun Strokes

The sun beats down strong

The sound of its heat too loud

Thudding in my ears

Springtime Promises

Stands by her new bed

Hipshot, very well content

Flower-seeded rows


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