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Haiku for the weeks 09/20/14 – 10/01/14

This was one of the foggiest mornings anyone here in north-central Kansas could remember. But today, I travelled 20+ years back in time to when I would drive almost by touch morning upon morning in rural Michigan’s autumn trek to … Continue reading

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Haiku for the week of 06/06/14 – 06/11/14

I’m a bit early this week, chomping at the bit (or would it be, in writing parlance, “chomping at the nib?”) in anticipation of a short camping trip and the rejuvenation I’m already feeling in having taken an extra day … Continue reading

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Haiku for the week: 05/31/14 – 06/05/14

I love summer thunderstorms with their brazen power taking up the entire sky, scrubbing at the earth, putting us all in our place. We’ve been waking up to pummelled tree branches along the humid streets; proof of the beatings we … Continue reading

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Haiku for the day: 04/29/14

This haiku is an entanglement of the moody weather and my weathered mood. I wrote it yesterday and forgot to post it here. You have my deepest apologies!   when there’s nothing more to say, tension arcs between us – … Continue reading

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Haiku for the day: 04/28/14

It’s a bit windy out. In Kansas, that can be translated to any of the following:  You seriously question the viability of your roof, probably because your neighbor’s shingles are littering your lawn. It means you don’t bother with hairspray … Continue reading

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Haiku for the day 04/14/14

Slanted sunlight is my favorite-early morning or late afternoon…it feels like love. It’s been a few cold, nasty grey days here but for a few hours this evening, the sky turned a neon blue. Like lighting, the sun zapped into … Continue reading

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Haiku for the Day 04/09/14

And I did miss a day. Time is such a fluid noose… …as a peace offering, I provide this haiku- a conversation of sorts that considers us, and the costs of how far we reach. It’s based on a Facebook … Continue reading

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Haiku for the day 04/07/14

I am so thankful I could find a haiku at all today that it almost balances out what should only be the slight hassle at learning a new touchpad/tablet thing which I really want to like. I realize I am privileged … Continue reading

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Haiku 04/04/14

Today, my wife and I were walking outside of this amazing house I am suddenly obsessed with buying. It’s this rare warm,mild spring day –  sparkling, especially in contrast to the severe, windy, dirty days we’ve had this week. We’re … Continue reading

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rooted in the poignant pauses

The labyrinth is a barnacled tortoise bare feet crunch into her pea- gravelled shell/soul/self switchbacking across helixes of time toe heel toe heel to heal among lavender shaded driftwood swimming in a cool lake of awareness heartbeat breaths and steps … Continue reading

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