costume/1 haiku

Wind costumed for change
Warmth as impatient chauffeur
Today parades spring


Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Prompt #188

A daughter quickly
Slips from girl to woman
Time tries catching up

Shh. Quick.
Slip on.  Slip down.  Slip
In.  To my arms.


The antics of syntax ripple through
the icy water of reasonableness.

My brain,
an insufferable catalogue of monosyllables.

To all the poets, I sympathize.



Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head
Suntan Barbie married Suntan Ken
Pac-Man and Ms. Pac-Man
I’ve been married nearly 30 years
Oh the games we play

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