30 March 2015

#Germanwings #Haiku


Pilot suicide.
How did warning signs get missed
before tragedy?

29 March 2015

#PalmSunday #Haiku


Rode on a donkey
To shouts of praise. 5 days hence,
they screamed "CRUCIFY!"

28 March 2015

#Solitude #Haiku


"Silence is golden."
Sometimes fleeting, sometimes craved.
Sometimes maddening.

27 March 2015

#MarchMadness #Kentucky #Haiku


Down to Elite Eight.
Can anyone stop KY?
Someone, SOMEONE please!

25 March 2015

#BoweBergdahl #Desertion #Haiku


Bowe Bergdahl is charged
with desertion. Could face life.
Will this be justice?

24 March 2015

23 March 2015

#TedCruz2016 #Haiku


Ted Cruz is running.
Too far right to win it all.
Won't seek common ground.

22 March 2015

21 March 2015

#Petpeeve of the Day #Haiku

Once more: sharp metal
objects ruin non-stick pans!
Don't toss in the sink!

20 March 2015

#Shopping for #Wife's #Clothes #Haiku

Shopping is torture!
Many sizes, marked the same?!?
Will it fit?? Won't it??

19 March 2015

#Weeds in my #Lawn #Haiku


Weed season is here!
Pull every bugger in sight!
I want perfect turf!

18 March 2015

17 March 2015

#OilPrices versus #GasPrices #Haiku


Oil falls, but not gas
Pump remains stubbornly high.
Rise is fast; fall, slow.

16 March 2015

15 March 2015

#Drivinginastorm #Haiku


It's the ides of March.
Stormy day along I-5.
Winds whip. White knuckles.

13 March 2015

#Investing #Haiku


Invested in stocks
Lost 10% off the bat
Time to buy some more.

12 March 2015

Finding a Doctor #Haiku


Getting appointments.
"Yes, we take your insurance.
Can see you in June."

11 March 2015

10 March 2015

The Online You #Haiku


Your digital life.
Who will get it when you die?
Do you know/have planned?

09 March 2015

#Allergyseason #Haiku


Allergy season
Strikes with a vengeance today.
Runny nose, sore throat.

08 March 2015

Shortened Weekend #Haiku

Weekend's gone again.
And an hour's less sleep today
Double whammy, sheesh!

07 March 2015

Banner Day for My #Blog #Haiku


Four hundred hits, wow!
My blog had a record day!
Must have been a bot.

06 March 2015

#Starbucks #Burntcoffee #Haiku


First Starbucks in months.
Burnt beans. Reminds me why I
like Dutch Bros better.

05 March 2015

04 March 2015

#OppositesAttract #Haiku


In any convo,
I will likely quote Churchill.
Wife will quote Spongebob.

03 March 2015

Predatory Lending #Haiku


Springleaf buys One Main.
Nation's top sub-prime lender.
Same bite, bigger shark.

02 March 2015

01 March 2015

#Ninjutsu #Sparring #Haiku


Day after first spar.
Every muscle sore, aching
Hiking to work out.