Category Archives: haiku

WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: FLEETING – Teeth and Entertainment.


     R has unexpectedly, and far too early, shed her first tooth; a front bottom one, at age five.  That first set is a fleeting thing, but should at least last until about age seven.      Anyway, she came … Continue reading

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HAIKU MONDAY: COMBAT


    COMBAT: Clash of titans here: Punches flick and vicious kick – Bunny-mating, near!   Com-bat is a fight? No!   Bats squeak when they may seek Summer chats at night. © February 2013 Colonialist (WordPress)    

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REALLY AWFUL BILINGUAL LIMERICK ON A HAIKU, AND DESCARTES BEFORE THE HORSE RHYME


  To twolips, who commented as follows: twolips2 says:  March 21, 2012 at 8:17 pm  I’ll stick to my limericks, thanks. Haven’t written any for a loooong time. I actually write better in Dutch/Afrikaans  OK then: ‘n Dame van Nederlands … Continue reading

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HAIKU MONDAY RESULTS – IN A HEADACHE!


–    Right. I have studied the rules of haiku until my eyes crossed and I developed a headache. Then I took a deep breath, some beer to calm my nerves, and decided to go for it on my own … Continue reading

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HAIKU DENT CHOOSE BETWEEN THEM – BUT I HAVE TO!


HAIKU MONDAY ENTRIES:  TERROR    I have now extracted the entries from which I will try and pick the winner/next host in good time for setting a new theme and gearing up for the next round.  There is a difficult … Continue reading

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