Monday, April 28, 2008

Gray

fog storm clouds brain cells
ambiguity cement
newspapers ashes

Brain Cells
remember forget
organize imagine dream
reason lie confuse

Parts of the Brain.

Friday, April 25, 2008

Black

oil charcoal ink
a lot of leather jackets
tires rebel sheep

Leather Jackets
Why are they so cool?
Seriously. What is that?
They are JUST jackets.

Monday, April 21, 2008

Purple

eggplants plums lilacs
[seven purple syllables]
wisteria grapes

Seven Purple Syllables
kinda pathetic
how I was a whole line short
defeats the purpose

Friday, April 18, 2008

The Haiku Kid

I rhyme for no man
fastest three lines from the East
bang! bang! bang! you've read

Monday, April 14, 2008

Special Western Double Feature

Stagecoach
all the archetypes
conveniently gathered
in this here wagon

High Noon
a man's gotta do
what a man's gotta do, right?
no men here but me

Friday, April 11, 2008

Tact or Hypocrisy?

smile to your face
grimace behind your back, but...
what if it's deserved?

Monday, April 7, 2008

Blue

oceans power suits
skies sad music sapphires
Elvis's suede shoes

Power Suit
well it can't be pink
although then business people
would be funnier

Friday, April 4, 2008

Green

grass pesto dollars
emeralds champagne bottles
frogs pistachios

Limes
didn't make the cut
for the green haiku back there
so many green things

Greensleeves. An English ballad written sometime during the 16th century. 1,560 videos on YouTube. 1,690,000 hits on Google - records, books, dried flowers, bed & breakfast, gardening, and more. I guess it's too late for the copyright.