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Archive for the month “February, 2016”

NaHaiWriMo 2016: zyzzyva

its life is boring

the borer beetle


NaHaiWriMo 2/29 prompt = zyzzyva.

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NaHaiWriMo 2016: zydeco

Mardi Gras!

so spicy the gumbo

and zydeco

NaHaiWriMo 2/28 prompt = zydeco.

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NaHaiWriMo 2016: zucchini

zucchini stir-fry —

piling each plate

with sizzle

NaHaiWriMo 2/26 prompt = zucchini.

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NaHaiWriMo 2016: zoo

little kids

acting like monkeys . . .

class trip

NaHaiWriMo 2/25 prompt = zoo / zookeeper / zoological.

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NaHaiWriMo 2016: zone

three lanes into one

during rush hour . . .

construction zone

NaHaiWriMo 2/24 prompt = zone.

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Winter sky

winter sky . . .

a twist of smoke

at sunset

Published in Modern Haiku, February 2016.

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NaHaiWriMo 2016: zombie

zombies! . . .

never again the pepperoni pizza

before bedtime

NaHaiWriMo 2/23 prompt = zombie.

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NaHaiWriMo 2016: zodiac

sign of the crab

she gives me

a pinch

NaHaiWriMo 2/22 prompt = zodiac.

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NaHaiWriMo 2016: zither

Terrassengärten . . .

from a quiet corner

the sound of a zither

NaHaiWriMo 2/21 prompt = zither.

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NaHaiWriMo 2016: zit

“what’s this?”

another joy

of perimenopause

NaHaiWriMo 2/20 prompt = zit.

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