Posts Tagged ‘ haiku and environs ’

Free Verse: “And God Said”

2011.06.14
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SEEK ME, EACH OF YOU
In your own way. And when you find Me,
Prove it:
Leave each other
The hell alone.

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Nathanson Creek Wind Symphony

2010.12.29
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THE OLD OAK TREE SWAYS
like a punch-drunk in the wind.
Please don’t crush our house.

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Days Like Doors

2010.12.26
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THERE ARE DAYS WHICH OPEN into unglimpsed circles that inspire and uplift.
And there are days which close the heart like a fist.
There are days when the angels sing within range of human ear
And days when all you hear is chopping.
There are days like green hills, a-prance with lambs,
And days like rotting undergrowth a-stench with mold and maggot.
All these days are given unto you,
like gloves God wears when He’s fixing something special
like small wandering children seeking a hand in the dark
like the door that opens into silence and light.

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Election Day Haiku

2010.11.02
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God who hears all, please –
Don’t let the idiots win.
Please. Please. Please. Please. Please.

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A Haiku For The SF Giants, After Seeing My First Giants Game Last Night

2010.10.28
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Tim Lincecum’s face
Passionate with the sad news:
Strike one. Two. Three. Next!

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Haiku: First Rain

2010.10.22
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6:30 a.m.,
And behind my coffee cup,
Earth sips her new skies.

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Weekend Holydays

2010.09.10
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Apples and honey
yesterday. Tonight, candles.
This Jew’s dance card’s full.

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The Point Of All Religion And End Of All Philosophy, As Concisely Can Be Put Sans Particulars

2010.08.31
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THIS MATTERS.

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Hometown Haiku

2009.08.16
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Sonoma Plaza.
Tree-shaded northwest corner.
…is that a fiddle?

Morris dancers leap
Today! Where a month ago
Two Jews laid tefillin!

Diff’rent traditions
Laughing under the same trees.
My town. Sonoma.

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Haiku 911

2001.09.11
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IT’S ALL DIFFERENT, NOW.
But as the smoke palls the sky
The flowers still bloom

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