Haiku

Haiku by Dog: Smile

Haiku by Dog: Smile

resting up before
the next game of chase begins
friends share a smile

Haiku by Cat: Bookcase

Haiku by Cat: Bookcase

Definition of
bookcase: place to store books
and display your cat

Haiku by Dog: Islands

Haiku by Dog: Islands

Share the pool? Happy to.
Hope you don’t mind islands of
dog fur floating by

Haiku by Dog: Taunt

Haiku by Dog: Taunt

safe on a high branch
chattering twitching taunting
one day, Squirrel, one day…

Haiku by Cat: Stretch

Haiku by Cat: Stretch

successful cats have
stretch goals to reach the things
they’re not supposed to have

Haiku by Cat: Watching

Haiku by Cat: Watching

hidden by shadows
tucked behind leaves and pink blooms
jungle cat sees all

Haiku by Dog: Good

Haiku by Dog: Good

bed of grass, shaded
scents delivered by cool breeze
a dog’s life is good

Haiku by Cat: Sun

Haiku by Cat: Sun

sun shines on this spot
pouring warmth in this place, now
because I am here

Haiku by Dog: Resting

Haiku by Dog: Resting

I’m not tired or hot
just resting here until you
throw the ball again

Haiku by Cat: Abide

Haiku by Cat: Abide

when a cat abides
within the pillowed borders
it’s not a dog bed