Category Archives: Random Thoughts and Musings

Bug Vespers

interrupted, the
vespers of this pious bug
‘say a prayer for me’


For Haiku Horizons Challenge Prompt: Bug.

Essence #16

crystalline, cool stillness
blue serene, sweet greenness


Day 16 for Jane Dougherty’s daily Essence poem challenge. After yesterday’s bluster, today is a beautiful day. Too bad I’m stuck at my desk. At least the view is nice! 😊 Happy Friday!

Slim Chance Haiku

though chances are slim
to none, you will regret it
if you never try


For Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge Prompt words: slim & chance.

Essence #15


Day 15 for Jane Dougherty’s Daily Essence Poem Challenge. March is roaring like a lion as blustery gales whip the blossom heavy branches of trees outside my window at work. Resilient little buds, those cherry blossoms! They’re hanging on!

Spring Interrupted

Spring Interrupted

verdant shoots sprout in spring
perseverance in winter’s wake

An American Cinquain for Colleen Chesebro’s Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge using synonyms only for the prompt words: patience (tenacity, perseverance) and green (tender, verdant).

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