Category: Haiku

Haiku: Icy Aspens

Haiku: Icy Aspens

sparkling crystal limbs perfect in their nakedness waiting for springtime We’re back at Little House in the Rockies. It’s beautiful. I’m thankful. © 2018 Glover Gardens

Haiku: Thank You to Veterans

Haiku: Thank You to Veterans

Thanking American veterans for their service with a haiku and the flag that hangs proudly at DCA.

Poems from People-Watching at the DMV

Poems from People-Watching at the DMV

Forced waiting in public is a perfect people-watching opportunity that can turn into poetry or prose. Here’s what arose from my recent visit to the DMV to get my driver’s license renewed, when I waited over an hour for my number to be called.

Haiku – Oops! Love me as I am.

Haiku – Oops! Love me as I am.

A blogging mistake makes for a self-acceptance haiku.

Homeward Bound Haiku

Homeward Bound Haiku

and…Boom! the week’s done, my business words used up, my home beckoning Copyright 2018 Glover Gardens

Homeward Bound Haiku

Homeward Bound Haiku

and…Boom! the week’s done, my business words used up, my home beckoning Copyright 2018 Glover Gardens

Flying in the Rain – Haiku

Flying in the Rain – Haiku

flying in the rain hoping throughout the journey to land in the sun Update (a couple of hours later) I posted this super-quickly because the plane was about to take off. I didn’t have time to muse that this simple haiku is a metaphor for […]

Haiku: Two Words

Haiku: Two Words

Important words: I voted.

Autumn Haiku: Just Like Dorothy

Autumn Haiku: Just Like Dorothy

Autumn is all around us at Little House in the Rockies, and a haiku came naturally, like the fall colors.

(Another) Haiku for Dad, On His Second Birthday in Heaven

(Another) Haiku for Dad, On His Second Birthday in Heaven

My dad was born 80 years ago today in West Texas as the Great Depression was coming to an end in the shadow of another Great War in Europe, a time before regular Americans realized we’d be involved in that war. With that backdrop and […]

Rooster Ballet Haiku

Rooster Ballet Haiku

I met this rooster over the weekend in Wimberley, Texas. He’s quite handsome, isn’t he? I think in ballet, this position is called a Tendu. This Hill Country rooster was so grand that he deserved a haiku. cock-a-doodle-doo cock’s-comb silhouette ballet a rooster tendu © […]

Autumn Haiku: My Eyes Were Happy

Autumn Haiku: My Eyes Were Happy

Gorgeous fall colors and a mountain landscape – so easy to create a haiku from that inspiration!

Place Victor Hugo in Paris: Take a Stroll with Me (and a haiku)

Place Victor Hugo in Paris: Take a Stroll with Me (and a haiku)

An evening walk, camera in hand, through the Place Victor Hugo roundabout in Paris. Rush hour has never been so fascinating.

Haiku: Dinner Prep Still Life

Haiku: Dinner Prep Still Life

Vegetables posing for pictures in the golden autumn afternoon light.

Haiku: The Uninterested Llama

Haiku: The Uninterested Llama

Fall colors in Jefferson, Colorado make the perfect backdrop for an uninterested llama, who inspired a haiku.

Happy Fall Equinox and a Haiku from Pike National Forest

Happy Fall Equinox and a Haiku from Pike National Forest

The fall equinox is a perfect time to be in Central Colorado – the cool air, the fall colors, the azure sky… life is good.


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