Tag: haiku

Haiku by Dog: Duty

Haiku by Dog: Duty

no squirrel, mouse, or
evil bunny shall pass when
this dog’s on duty

Haiku by Cat: Supervisor

Haiku by Cat: Supervisor

for spotless dishes
use the right soap and hire
a supervisor

Haiku by Dog: Seconds

Haiku by Dog: Seconds

tale of sadness writ
in window noseprints; they left
three seconds ago

Haiku by Cat: Kick

Haiku by Cat: Kick

grabbing and bunching
drumming thrumming kicking
feline happy feet

Haiku by Dog: Stick

Haiku by Dog: Stick

throw the stick and I
will bring it back, but first you
have to get it

Haiku by Dog: Routine

Haiku by Dog: Routine

dog’s morning routine:
stretch, yawn, then ponder whether
it’s worth getting up

Haiku by Cat: Exist

Haiku by Cat: Exist

if dog walks by and
cat does not acknowledge him
does he exist?

Haiku by Dog: Court

Haiku by Dog: Court

holding court from top
of snow pile, a small dog can
rule until it melts

Haiku by Cat: Cloak

Haiku by Cat: Cloak

cloaked by folds of a
carelessly hung coat, hunter
waits, ready to pounce

Haiku by Cat: Math

Haiku by Cat: Math

advanced math is not
needed to determine when
cat’s dinner is late