The Lighter Side of JzB

Here you will find photos, poetry, and possibly some light-hearted foolishness. For the Heavier Side
of JzB
see my other blog,
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Every day visits*
From Moose, Goose, and Orb Weaver
All seized by Haiku


"Why moose and goose?" you may ask. Back on 2/04/13 Pirate wrote a haiku with an elk in it, and I responded with
one with a moose and then included him every day. A few days later in comments Mystic asked "Where's the goose?"
So I started including her with this post on 2/07. A week later on the 14th, Mark Readfern
asked for and received a spider. The rest is history.

*Well, most days, anyway. Grant me a bit of poetic license.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Carpe Diem #132 -- Strangers





just walk on by
do not nod smile nor wave
strangers when we meet

~:~

wild adulterer
searching always on the prowl
for sex with strangers

~:~

divorce court
two who once shared a bed
now strangers

~:~

he was a soldier
she was running from her fate
strange bedfellows

~:~

I'll never meet you
people from around the world
my internet friends

~:~

fado memory
even friends like moose and goose
were strangers once

~:~

mating spiders
no time to get to know her
she has him for lunch

~:~

12 comments:

  1. spider has him for lunch ~ witty haiku ~ all of them ~ glad to see Moose and Goose are not strangers ^_^

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  2. Wow you really covered the gamut of 'stranger' The spider tale in three lines is 'delicious'!

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  3. I've lived that divorce court scenario, and you've described it well in just a handful of words.

    All the Young Strangers

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  4. Lovely series on strangers JzB. That last one, on spiders, is my favorite.

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  5. awwwwww :( @ haiku #5
    very realistic and honest set of haiku!

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  6. fado?
    a riddle!
    is it an Irish pub in Chicago?

    ...

    Uttley

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  7. Though we will never meet in person, I look forward to hearing from all of you every day.

    Mystic - Me too.

    Mr Uttley - Fado was the prompt a few weeks ago, and that was the first time I did a moose and goose entry.

    Cheers!
    JzB

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  8. I love the spider one but as usual you have many great entries.

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  9. So much to enjoy here as always. Thank you :)

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