August 4, 2020

Haiku Sticky #558



© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

three months to go...
fear neck and neck
with hope



August 2, 2020

Happy Haiga Day!


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

heat wave
old cat appears
to have melted

July 28, 2020

Haiku Sticky #557


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

Trump's death charts
one more elderly victim:
democracy

July 26, 2020

Happy Haiga Day!

I found a small bag of Barbie shoes the other day. It immediately made me wince. One of the most painful surprises is to step on a Barbie high heel. It is probably on a par with stepping on a LEGO.





© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

little ones at play

mothers warn them:
fashion is pain

no one listens
until the crippling
of their own feet

July 21, 2020

Haiku Sticky #556


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Text:

waiting...waiting...
promises of summer rain
...waiting...waiting...

July 19, 2020

Happy Haiga Day!

I join those who mourn the death of Rep. John Lewis. He was an inspiration and his words and actions will be long remembered.


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

too many chickens

he preached instead
to a foul society

he found the fowl
might be better listeners
but the foul could be cleansed

July 14, 2020

Haiku Sticky #555


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

looking at graphs
Covid spikes, death stats

the other side of the coin

last night a tree frog
heard in my old city
neighborhood