Haiku

Haiku by Dog: Problem

Haiku by Dog: Problem

can’t pick up signals,
can’t lick feet and yes, Houston,
we have a problem

Haiku by Cat: Another

Haiku by Cat: Another

laundry basket? no.
it’s just another type of
box to hang out in

Haiku by Dog: Forging

Haiku by Dog: Forging

when forging new paths
it’s best to be the one
with the longest legs

Haiku by Cat: Broccoli

Haiku by Cat: Broccoli

today’s position
paws bunched like broccoli: low-carb
version of cat loaf

Haiku by Dog: Deep

Haiku by Dog: Deep

stopping to ponder
life’s meaning: snow may be deep
but I am deeper

Haiku by Cat: Sideways

Haiku by Cat: Sideways

a cat’s purr-spective
shelves are a convenient stack
of sideways boxes

Haiku by Dog: Digging

Haiku by Dog: Digging

digging in the snow
no dirt, no mud, and no one
has to wipe my paws

Haiku by Cat: Chi

Haiku by Cat: Chi

like a well-placed chair
thrumming with chi energy
the feng shui of cats

Haiku by Dog: Canvas

Haiku by Dog: Canvas

sleep: a work of art
drawn with paws, tail and belly
on a dog bed canvas

Haiku by Dog: Gone

Haiku by Dog: Gone

not on the ground or
up in the tree, the squirrel’s gone
but I’ll be waiting