Light and Shadow

January 4, 2022 at 9:18 pm (Poetry) ()

Sitting in the light
Reaching arm through dark shadows
Grasp flower in light

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A Tolkienian Haiku For September 11th

September 11, 2021 at 10:44 pm (Commentary, Geopolitics and International Relations, History, International Intrigue, Literature, News, Obituaries, Poetry) (, , , , , , , , , )

The Twin Towers fall
Mordor’s shadows up and rise
Mortals doomed to die

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A Ray of Hope

July 25, 2021 at 10:50 pm (Poetry) ()

Know this: it just takes
One light to illuminate
Darkest of dark nights

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Books For Company: The Company We Keep

July 6, 2021 at 10:25 pm (books, Literature, Poetry) ()

My friend read Lovecraft
He ended up eaten by
The great Cthulhu

I read E.A. Poe
My cat on the couch became
Beautiful woman

I think I made wiser choice.

-Two haiku and a six word short story
written by Christopher
Tuesday July 6th 2021.

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Haiku About John Dillinger’s Car

July 1, 2021 at 10:49 pm (History, Humour, Poetry) ()

John Dillinger’s car
riddled with cops’ bullets for
expired meter

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Haiku About Ouroboros

June 28, 2021 at 10:34 pm (Mythology, Poetry) (, )

Snake swallows own tail
Ends up choking to death on
Own circle of life

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Haiku About Today’s Sizzling Hot Temperatures

June 26, 2021 at 10:30 pm (Poetry) ()

Eggs fried on sidewalk
Frosty Snowman is big drip
Hell orders a fan

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Haiku About First Nations Residential Schools In Canada

June 25, 2021 at 10:35 pm (News, Poetry, Tragedy) (, )

Rooms meant for learning
Become places of dark Hell
Deathly legacy

News item: 215 bodies were found in unmarked graves at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia in May and earlier this week 751 bodies were found in unmarked graves at the former Marieval Indian Residential School in Saskatchewan.

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Pebble Beach

June 19, 2021 at 10:38 pm (Poetry) ()

Different colours
Adds to the glory of all
Takes away from none

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Picnic With A Good Friend

June 15, 2021 at 10:22 pm (Poetry) ()

Grass and trees are green
A canopy of blue sky
Moment so tranquil

Take pause and take breath
Nature’s majesty beckons
Live in the moment

Good friend is priceless
Moments like this always last
In fond memories

-A series of haiku
written by Christopher
Tuesday June 15th

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