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 24, 2015

Carpe Diem Haiku Writing Techniques #8



I love this example:

just one leaf
struggles with the wind
like Basho


© Chèvrefeuille

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My thoughts:

shining green gecko
between the tree and the grass
hunting the cricket

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learn about the rose
ponder its lovely blossoms
ponder its thorns

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photons
the secret ingredient
in light beer

 © JzB

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11 comments:

  1. Thanx. It's kind of a geeky joke.

    Cheers!
    JzB

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  2. i like the gecko one best

    much love...

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  3. Yes! That humor! Yes!
    Love it. Very light and playful. :)

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  4. I like the gecko stalking the cricket.

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  5. The darn good ones, JzB. The last one made me giggle.

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  6. Oh the thorns .. the thorns... so good.

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  7. The hunting iguana appeals to me this morning. I wish I were in its place.

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  8. Nicely done...the first and 3rd got me lauging:) thank you!

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