Haiku

Haiku by Dog: Doga

Haiku by Dog: Doga

downward-facing dog
more elegant when performed
by a real canine

Haiku by Cat: Art

Haiku by Cat: Art

perfection in lines
combining form and beauty
cat: a work of art

Haiku by Dog: Two

Haiku by Dog: Two

one pillow is nice
three is prob’ly too many
but two is just right

Haiku by Cat: Understand

Haiku by Cat: Understand

I don’t understand
why cats are not allowed on
the kitchen table

Haiku by Dog: Yearning

Haiku by Dog: Yearning

gone for five minutes
yearning written in noseprints
they’ll never come back

Haiku by Cat: Prey

Haiku by Cat: Prey

away from the herd
vulnerable and lost
perfect prey: a sock

Haiku By Dog: Agenda

Haiku By Dog: Agenda

today’s agenda
bark at squirrels, birds, joggers and
the UPS guy

Haiku by Cat: Intend

Haiku by Cat: Intend

why’d you put it there
if you didn’t intend it
to be a cat bed

Haiku by Dog: Dinnertime

Haiku by Dog: Dinnertime

Lilah nose

Haiku by Cat: Now

Haiku by Cat: Now

clean folded laundry
can be put away later
for now it’s mine