Category Archives: Birthdays

#420 – 3 Haiku – 1 minute before my birthday

3 Haiku – 1 minute before my birthday     leaves are turning red so eager to drop and fly from this aging tree     dreams so close they burn turn both doubt and delay to ash I blow … Continue reading

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#357 of 365 – 5 Haiku

5 Haiku     mouth drops, dumbfounded four buses, one direction none going my way     birds, frogs and crickets movie quotes and pop music phones used to just ring     our girl, thirteen; time sucks! my wife said―put … Continue reading

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#298 of 365 – 4 Haiku

4 Haiku      just a few candles code for the number of years too big for one cake      birthday dance; my feet no longer moving as fast as the passing years      forgetting to pray for … Continue reading

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#108 or 365 – 3 Haiku about Birthdays

3 Haiku about Birthdays – it’s her birthday; she smiles, then soft eyes look away she misses her mom     eighteenth birthday; I search for a bar; find a man who hurts me instead   turning fifty; my son’s … Continue reading

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