October 22, 2019

Haiku Sticky #521

'Tis the season! A cherita since a haiku is just too terse.


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

dollar store in October

picked-over candy
and goblins share the shelves

with plastic turkeys
red-glittered elves and other
things we won't need

October 20, 2019

Happy Haiga Day!


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved. Image by Hokusai.

Text:

making an effort to sound
authentically pathetic

he leaves voice mail

without a doubt the cure
to his malady will include
large amounts of water

October 15, 2019

Haiku Sticky #520


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

Forty-Five...
self-loathing for the person
he's forced me to become

October 13, 2019

Happy Haiga Day!


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

vintage bazaar
collectors in danger
of losing their heads

October 8, 2019

Haiku Sticky #519


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

paper birch woods
fall's yellow no substitute
for the sun

October 6, 2019

Happy Haiga Day!


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved. Illustration from the Hokusai Manga.

Text:

October again
our reintroduction
to the blister

October 1, 2019

Haiku Sticky #518


© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.

Text:

early autumn
fisherman lands a
clump of milfoil