Haiku by Cat

Haiku by Cat: Trap

Haiku by Cat: Trap

trap set with soft fur
baited with beguiling eyes
beware: cat belly

Haiku by Cat: Lament

Haiku by Cat: Lament

the hunter entranced
prey close but unreachable
cat’s lament: window

Haiku by Cat: Privacy

Haiku by Cat: Privacy

no soap or water
cat has all she needs to bathe
except privacy

Haiku by Cat: Unbearable

Haiku by Cat: Unbearable

unbearable to
endure existence apart
bathroom door is closed

Haiku by Cat: Nice

Haiku by Cat: Nice

so nice of you to
provide a pile of clean clothes
fresh from the dryer

Haiku by Cat: Choices

Haiku by Cat: Choices

which room to lie in
it’s a cat’s prerogative
to choose not to choose

Haiku by Cat: Occupation

Haiku by Cat: Occupation

left unattended
fair game for occupation
this chair is now mine

Haiku by Cat: Energy

Haiku by Cat: Energy

a box can contain
restless coiled energy
for only so long

Haiku by Cat: Whispers

Haiku by Cat: Whispers

floating whispers heard
silently I disappear
missed vet appointment

Haiku by Cat: Dangers

Haiku by Cat: Dangers

tread with speed and care
for who knows what dangers lurk
underneath the couch