Friday, September 25, 2009



@mamasanta: Vase of peonies / on a white bud / lipstick print #haiku

@Adamfyre: Beauty, burn away ~ from me, all that is not You ~ and reabsorb me.. #haiku #senryu #beauty

@epastore: Created spaces / Straight lines and solid colors / Nothing like nature. #haiku

@haiQ: / Cat jumped on my lap, / nuzzling, purring up a storm. / He knows I need this. / - #haiku

@omewan: checking out ballroom dancing / look out innocent toes and / bystanders best leave #haiku #nighku

@wqueens7: nitrogen hoopah. Freezing pipes below/ Very quiet city streets/ Serves con-ed's business/ #haiku (pic)

@MeeAugraphie: Frayed mind dares seek loss / heart cradles tears in love songs / soul breathes strengthened smiles #haiku #grief

@franscud: We often bemoan / fleshed fates we've been dressed without / trying another ~ #haiku #haikuchallenge (bemoan)

@RavNLynx: infinite moments/ swirling around pretend time/ oneness is timeless #haiku

@SirWumpus: Selene's face / veiled by nebulus cloud / drift in thought #haiku #Cannes

@haikuoftheday: "look into my face" / glitter in her eyelashes / before going to sleep -sek #haiku

@wqueens7: - The white plaster cast/ A blank tabula rasa/ Collects well wishes/ #haiku

@MeeAugraphie: She dreams in all caps / each moment deserves import / she lives lower case #senryu

@Tetsubishi: ignoring / the unmowed milkweed plants / at the yard's edge, / the only Monarch / I have seen this year #tanka

@Tetsubishi: grasshoppers meet / among the buchu seed-pods - / what a short courtship! #haiku

@forgottenworks: the noon sun / the pampas grass flags / - as do i #senryu

@Adamfyre: Intertwined spirits ~ I inhale as you exhale ~ Breath shares our bodies.. #haiku #senryu

@Pookandgrace: Don't bemoan the fact/ I didn't take time to write/ quality haiku #haikuchallenge #haiku

@purelovenergy: opening the heart ~ flowing streams of Love and Light ~ become who you are #haiku #love

@urbancrafter: Together, we move, -- like the wind moves the grasses; -- separate, yet one. #haiku #love

@twitwrit: learning from spiders / if your web doesn't catch it / you don't eat tonight #haiku #haikutherapy

@wqueens7: oak tree. The virus of Fall/ Has infected the cool air/ (Has designs on trees)/ #haiku (pic)

@mplardie: Stark Raving Awake / at Six A.M. Zebra in / bathroom!! No, just towel. #haiku

@haiQ: / Pancakes ready yet? / Placed order with universe. / See? It doesn't work! / - #haiku with fond memory of snickering with dad about thi..

@urbancrafter: crisp autumn breezes, :: familiar friend fall dances :: wildly in my hair. #haiku

@purelovenergy: The soul always knows ~ eternal undying love ~ lose your self in it #haiku #love

@urbancrafter: Daisies are swaying, :: perfuming the air, as thoughts :: of you perfume me. #haiku

@wqueens7: - I woke just for dawn/ & To send hormonal kids/ Off too big-kid schools/ #haiku

@KrisLindbeck: The pen moves blindly / creating wandering paths / through mind. / The hand holding the pen / aches, the shoulder / wielding the hand / aches. The pen keeps moving / until its pulse of ink / runs dry and it flies / with a dragonfly's violent wisdom / toward the dawn. #micropoetry A poem in 3 tweets, for a change.

@VerboseComa: Like I said this morn / If I don't get forty winks? / One feisty chipmunk. #haiku

@MeeAugraphie: Blade of grass to bend ~ faith in breathless air to sound ~ tools of song touch heart #poetwist #haiku

@MeeAugraphie: heart tooled by honed blade ~ with deft touch he cut doubt from ~ faith on bended knee ~ #poetwist #haiku

@ashalynd: music in the air / for the autumn leaves to dance / just to say good-bye --- #haiku

@Margybargy: Then summer turns back/with a bright blue searing grin/ 'I fooled you' she says #haiku #micropoetry

@MeeAugraphie: Life pounds on front door / laugh and play with me today / sleep rubs night from eyes #haiku #goodmorning

@AndrewBWatt: No Retweets these days // except for my poetry // and then just by bots. #haiku #poetry #twiku #poem

@MeeAugraphie: flamed words sparked raged fire / emotions deafened to thunder / dawned emails of truth #haiku #love

@JDProuty: Someday we'll bemoan ~ the failure to atone for ~ our global warming #haiku #haikuchallenge #bemoan

@HaikuDelight: far away a horse / at the bottom of the dike / large ponies whinny #haiku

@AndrewBWatt: Fighting off a cold // that's set down, an old mastiff // lodged in my windpipe. #haiku #twiku #poetry #poem

@AndrewBWatt: Even Orion // dims at Apollo's coming // and his dog bows low. #haiku #twiku #poetry #poem

@Etsujin_Haiku: On a day with sun / and fall dancing in the air / my soul is glowing #haiku

@michelleshy: Mixed marriages // Headed for divorce court // Kentucky bourbon mash versus aged Scotch whiskey // #micropoetry

@michelleshy: Mixed marriage //Jewish mother of bride screaming & fainting // Lutheran mother of groom with white gloves // #micropoetry

@michelleshy: Mixed marriages // Ansel Adams prints // Elvis on velvet // #micropoetry

@michelleshy: Mixed marriages // Nicotine-stained fingers // Wheat grass and brown rice // #micropoetry

@michelleshy: Mixed marriages // I have a Pitbull // He has a Papillon // #micropoetry

@DigitalSalon: time is all there is / dream of what to do with it / watch it slip away #twaiku #senryu

@twitwrit: won't bemoan the past / what's gone is gone forever / where are my car keys? / #haiku #senryu #haikuchallenge 'bemoan'

@Lawrencejiko: Karasu (crow ) , naze naku no (why are you crying ) / ~ Karasu no katte desho ! ( ~ it's the crow's wish to ! ) // #haiku

@mamasanta: phone call / his three-day stubble /scraping the distance #senryu

@Satjeet: Yesterday's summer / Falls quickly away from us / Winter please spring forth #haiku

@johnniebgoode: #haiku #unfinished I sold my soul for / bacon lettuce tomato / Came without mayo

@edirons: Kundalini up/ flash bright mind mirror light/ kundalini down #haiku ~ (From Wikipedia: Kundalini (kuṇḍalinī कुण्डलिनी) Sanskrit, literally "coiled". In Indian yoga, a "corporeal energy"[1] - an unconscious, instinctive or libidinal force or Shakti, envisioned either as a goddess or else as a sleeping serpent coiled at the base of the spine,[2][3][4] hence a number of English renderings of the term such as 'serpent power'.)

@10ch: kittens follow me / no tuna in my pocket / must be breakfast time #experimonth #haiku

@carltonhalpert: I bemoan my fate // to be or not to be mown // the lawn of my fête. #haiku #haikuchallenge

@purelovenergy: Endless abundance ~ Allowing the universe ~ surrender your soul #haiku

@Yojinbo: Caffeine is my god / Giving me life each morning / One cup at a time. #haiku #sanguiniscoffea

@exmosis: She opens her eyes... A roadtrip through bright green fields, fellow passenger. #haiku

@gavindecuir: Stagnant green river / carries tour boats and bottles— / the ducks call it home. #haiku

@Tiny_Fiction: The insane achieve / single minded clarity / where we see chaos. #senryu #haikuchallenge (clarity)

@concisionflux: Counterfeit: / don't imitate me / we are not the two halves / of a reflection / #haiku /

@hedwyg: too much to do: i'm / gonna have to take it bird / by bird, bird by bird // #haiku #annelamott #birdbybird

@Wyld_Dandelyon: In the dark hollow~Under this sprawling squash plant~We can't know for sure~A tiny fairy dwelling~Could be blessing this garden. #tanka #sff

@Sleepyhed: to wake up quickly / shaving and drinking coffee / there's a trick to it #haiku #coffee

@enzoid: twitter is not real | neither is reality | cuppa, anyone? #haiku #dothebestyoucan

@edoowado: bald bum born today /fifty falls ago today / still awake stillborn #senryu

@MeeAugraphie: Separation of / heart and mind impossible / umpire declares draw #haiku

@Wyld_Dandelyon: Cranes~~~ Fold so carefully~ precise mountains and valleys~ again and again~ The legend says 1000~ Is the magical number. #tanka #poetwist

@MeeAugraphie: Darkness beckons mind / eyes open to see clearly / what sun's glare gave cover #haiku

@alotus_poetry: prioritizing / which leaf to turn over / the autumn wind #haiku

@HaikuDelight: beautiful magpie / at the ridge, scratching his toes / looking out and still #haiku

@durrellojello: Fetal position. Empty Amtrak idiot. Vow never again. #badpoetry #haiku #truestory

@blogofregret: another woot off! / slam the servers, get lucky... / please, no crap in bag! #haiku #senryu #woot

@chaosincolor: Tiny mounds of sand. / Former homes of pesky ants. / Squashed beneath my feet. #haiku

@sevenlives: a long night / ants are awake / keeping me awake..! #haiku

@johnniebgoode: #haiku #lovepoetry Your love is my shield / Only your kiss can pierce it / A Hallmark haiku

@Yojinbo: You are what you did / And will be what you do now: / Act accordingly. #haiku

@AbsyntheRain: Watching misty skies/ Raindrops tracing silver paths/ The Gods give new life/ #haiku

@carol_red: early morning / heard across the pond, / "SHUT the DUCK up!" #senryu

@wqueens7: fitful sleep ER. The tube in her hand/ And fractured bone in her arm/ Keep her sleep from rest/ #haiku (pic)

@gustoblusto: Highgate Hill dreaming // Bennung Urrung of old // there were lagoons here then #haiku

@gustoblusto: Everyone's getting // #haiku // for Christmas this year

@gustoblusto: Morning walk // Deighton Road // tiny red dragonfly #haiku

@gustoblusto: Speaking one language // wouldn't mean // we'd understand each other #haiku

@gustoblusto: Finger spelling // with deaf/blind man // why is he so joyful? #haiku

@gustoblusto: Her mother // home early from mass // didn't God turn up? #haiku

@gustoblusto: I never understood modern art // apparently // that's the point #haiku

@Adamfyre: My dear friend is gone ~ How terrible is regret? ~ My heart is shattered.. #haiku #senryu

@Lawrencejiko: One flower / on the cliffside / nodding at the Canyon // #haiku ~ Jack Kerouac

@morganabag: one cricket / sings in the fog / thick night #haiku

@Tetsubishi: hollow out the guts / and carve a wide, false smile / to lure hungry ghosts - / what could have nourished us / rots on the doorstep #tanka

@DigitalSalon: the evening air / no longer warm, sweet, or soft / autumns crisp cool bite #twaiku #haiku

@Lawrencejiko: Leaf / ~ spinning through the sun / ~ smacks my wind-shield // #haiku

@ruinedXfinery: tonight, Ruins holds fast/ to hope, clutches tight her love for Mathilde/ tonight we are holding on #haiku NOT #poetry RUINS

@piecemealmage: golden and brief / sugar crystals fall away / into auburn depths | #haiku #tea

@Lawrencejiko: At the saw mill / ~ dust in your eyes / plank in mine .// #haiku

@MeWriteWords: #vampirediaries #haiku beware the black crow / and Damon's piercing blue eyes / which hide a black soul

@apemanb: seventeen syllables nine words fifty-four letters and one haiku #haiku #micropoetry

@apemanb: urbancrafter's precise hammer's/ hitting nails on heads/ presactly ...x #haiku

@apemanb: acting/ repeating the unreal/ until it becomes real/ as we do #haiku #micropoetry

@urbancrafter: naked tree sitting ~ alone in the snow. Content ~ to still be standing. #haiku

@gustoblusto: Staring at the houses // hoping to see a glimpse // of your forested past #haiku

@gustoblusto: childhood #haiku Ship Inn Hotel // great grandfather throws // policeman into horse trough

@jimpenny: What is clarity / but the failure of despair / in the light of dawn? #haikuchallenge #haiku

@wqueens7: thing 3 ER. Bravest little girl/ Sitting on exam table/ Showing true courage/ #haiku (pic)

@gustoblusto: My laptop and me // both work better // on cookies #haiku

@gustoblusto: Childhood #haiku Bounce-on-road grandma // unheard // father drives on

@marshaikus: i awoke from dreams/ most cloudy with past visions/ of a life i knew #haiku

@gustoblusto: Childhood #haiku Falling out back of ute // grandma grabs dog // and walks home

@gustoblusto: Childhood #haiku Mother // funny lady // knits penis warmer

@gustoblusto: Childhood #haiku My mother // unchoosing the lounge // sits on the floor

@Adamfyre: Derraillier swapped ~ My chainline is now silent ~ Geekdom is alive. #haiku #senryu #cycling

@alotus_poetry: on that gloomy day / there was no line between / lake or sky / your death / erased all sibling rivalry #tanka

@HappiForever: silos and corn fields / ride up both sides of the bright / green of the golfcourse #haiku