Jul 27

Haiku 935

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , , July 27th, 2011

by Kelly

by Kelly

I mindfully plot

a hosta patch but don’t see

myself scratch a bite

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Jun 11

Haiku 889

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , , , , , , , June 11th, 2011

by Kelly

by Kelly

ants on peonies —

I envision a swing set

in our backyard

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Nov 06

Haiku 675

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , , , , , , November 6th, 2010

by Kelly

by Kelly

something moves across

my neighbor’s night lawn — I pull

my sweater tighter

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Sep 13

Haiku 621

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , , , , , September 13th, 2010

by Kelly

by Kelly

pulling weeds doesn’t

lesson my aggression but

provokes it — I snap

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Jun 29

Haiku 545

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , , , , , , June 29th, 2010

by Kelly

by Kelly

dead things in our yard

dragonfly, iris, elm, toad —

lamb’s ear blooms purple

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Jun 19

Haiku 535

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , , , June 19th, 2010

by Kelly

by Kelly

hunting through the grass

for dog bones as the lawn boys

gas up their motors

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Jun 07

Haiku 523

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , , , , , June 7th, 2010

by Kelly

by Kelly

I’m done protecting

this Miami Beet mani —

time to get planting

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May 22

Haiku 507

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , May 22nd, 2010

by Kelly

by Kelly

A stiff wing rises

through the grass. Mangled Robin.

Damn cat. What a shame.

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May 16

Haiku 501

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , , , , May 16th, 2010

by Kelly

by Kelly

neighborhood cat stalks

my back yard preying for fun —

the scent of lilacs 

 

 

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Apr 16

Haiku 471

Posted: under Daily Haiku, Kelly's Haiku.
Tags: , , , April 16th, 2010

by Kelly

by Kelly

he must huff and puff

even if the yellow lab

isn’t in its yard

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