Tag Archives: uncertainty

Haiku for the day 04/16/14

I am trying not to be superstitious about this. I had rather relished the feeling of being on more firm footing when I posted yesterday; and today, I woke up with a random case of vertigo, something I’d never had before without … Continue reading

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Haiku for the day 04/15/14

Today is a midpoint, half of April gone and half yet to come…the morning after a blood red eclipse…beginning of passover…even the weather is making attempts at spring again…. We had decided not to take the dream house, after all, … Continue reading

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Haiku for the day 04/11/14

A recent morning when I was half awake, looking at the moon, half-risen in the powder blue sky; I found myself thinking how nice it was that we have a friendly planet so nearby. Somehow, that triggered a random recollection … Continue reading

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Haiku for the day: 04/10/14

Have you ever been on the horns of a dilemma? What a strange figure of speech that is, really.  I picture my indecision as a dusty, muscle-wrapped rodeo bull with red-orange flecks all over, I’m strapped tightly in, wrapping my … 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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reflections on “The weeks in Haiku” 02/19/14 – 03/07/14

Most of you know I’ve been writing a haiku a day since Thanksgiving of last year, something I started on a whim, thanks to a magical dare from a friend I’d met at my first ever writer’s conference – A … Continue reading

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The week in Haiku: 01/21/14 – 01/28/14

01/21/14 spent candles linger sighing their smoky regrets, vast and spicy scents 01/22/14: Apology salt-water and clay dabbed onto giraffe-crackled scabby intentions 01/23/14 Do I write riddles instead of haiku? Ah, but the poems write me. 01/24/14 sistered butterfly shying … Continue reading

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The week in Haiku – 01/13/14 – 01/20/14

01/13/14 numbness starts to thaw scent of moist earthen brain cells a long workday’s spring 01/14/14 skewed objectives; will our schools disfigure or disarm youthful souls? 01/15/14 stretch marks attest to compassion’s fluidity: rip, stop; almost fade 01/16/ 14 Months … Continue reading

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Joy

So much happens between writing your name and these words till I jump towards you or some proxy for Mary and her car down below waiting to take me to my tribe. Am I ungrateful? I’ve been granted too much … Continue reading

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