Sometimes I Rhymes: Rhythm of Lockdown Days

The lockdown schedule ispacked with businessfull of many things to doit starts at 7am as usualmy normal time for a pooBreakfast of cerealperusal of newsalong with a strong black coffeea stretch and a yawnan inspection of lawnthrough the window(it looks very mossy)Fill up the birdseed feederswhile the kettle is on once againtry to remember if … Continue reading Sometimes I Rhymes: Rhythm of Lockdown Days

Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Frost and Glint

Time for another Haiku, of the Ronovan Writes prompt variety. This week's 341st prompt word pairing is Frost and Glint As ever, if you want to read proper examples of Haiku writing, follow that link. But, while you're here, it'll only take a few seconds to read mine, which follows. Incidentally, visitors who normally pop … Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Frost and Glint

Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Release and Simple

Time for another Haiku, of the Ronovan Writes prompt variety. This week's 340th prompt word pairing is Release and Simple As ever, if you want to read proper examples of Haiku writing, follow that link. But, while you're here, it'll only take a few seconds to read mine, which follows. By the way, to reassure … Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Release and Simple

Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Extra Room

A short verse in which thanks are given for the people who could not fit everything they wanted to say into as little as seventeen syllables, so they invented a longer verse form. This way there was always another option for squeezing all of their profound genius in if they were just too wordy. the … Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Extra Room

Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Child and Grow

Time for another Haiku, of the Ronovan Writes prompt variety. This week's 339th prompt word pairing is Child and Grow As ever, if you want to read proper examples of Haiku writing, follow that link. But, while you're here, you could stay for approximately 5 more seconds, give or take, and read mine which follows, … Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Child and Grow

Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Bound and Sway

Time for another Haiku, of the Ronovan Writes prompt variety. This week's 338th prompt word pairing is Bound and Sway As ever, if you want to read proper examples of Haiku writing, follow that link. But, while you're here, it'll only take a few seconds to read mine, which follows after this short break. brea … Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Bound and Sway

Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Seasonal Haiku

I don't really do Christmas. But it would be churlish of me, particularly after such a hard year for everyone, not to extend my best wishes for readers who enjoy participating at this time of year. I hope you can find pleasure and delight in whatever family traditions and observances you follow--including the annual Monopoly … Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Seasonal Haiku

Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Open and Solace

Time for another Haiku, of the Ronovan Writes prompt variety. This week's 337th prompt word pairing is Open and Solace As ever, if you want to read proper examples of Haiku writing, follow that link. But, while you're here, it'll only take a few seconds to read mine, which follows after this paragraph runs out … Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Rhymes: Ronovan Writes – Open and Solace