ㅤ Languid eyes open;
I crawl out from down cocoon
a being reborn. 🛏️ 🦋

— § —

Traversing Kansas,
the sights of most delight are
open gas stations.

⛽ 🚗🙏

#haiku #senryū #poem #poetry #micropoetry
#HaikuChallenge: open

#limericks

A feeble factotum of Cheshire
was constantly yielding to pressure
He longed to excuse,
nix, rebuff or refuse,
but he'd cave with a bow and a "Yesshir."

#poem #poetry #micropoetry #VerseThursday

The Sloth

He awakes to a world reversed
no more surreal than the images that played
in his dreams. He cursed
the mundane, like the peccary that splayed
above-below, resting in the shade,
dreaming its own non sequiturs.

#poem #poetry #micropoetry #VerseThursday

The ring-necked dove struts,
punctuating snow-chilled air
at each measured pace.

#575prompt: ring

Loyal companion,
steadfast through my waning years,
yes, time for your walk.

#HaikuChallenge: loyal
#haiku #senryū #poem #micropoetry

ㅤ Ski chalet: a toast!
We four share a mellow quaff
of warm, mulled cider.
–––
With old companions ranged
Around a blazing hearth,
Raise a glass to toast
Memories and new beginnings!

#haiku #acrostic #micropoetry
Prompts from #HaikuChallenge #AcrosticChallenge #vsspoem

Write Out

A small instance for writers.

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