a haiku year

“The person who tells you this is impossible is the person you should start a haiku challenge with.”

ecentipede: li June 10, 2013

Filed under: corporeal,ecentipede,elements,fauna,somnolence,sustenance — ecentipedehaiku @ 2:32 am

sunburnt, bug-eaten,
falling asleep at dinner —
summer days well spent


ecentipede: l

Filed under: characters,ecentipede,love — ecentipedehaiku @ 2:28 am

I’m Aunt E again–
oh the ways I will cherish
and spoil this wee girl


ecentipede: xlix June 7, 2013

Filed under: ecentipede,sustenance — ecentipedehaiku @ 3:10 am

who has the will to
save strawberries for baking
when they’re luscious fresh?


ecentipede: xlviii

Filed under: ecentipede,elements,mood — ecentipedehaiku @ 2:55 am

anxiety spills,
like breaking surface tension,
water run amok


ecentipede: xlvii June 4, 2013

Filed under: ecentipede,introspection,metatext,mood — ecentipedehaiku @ 11:10 pm

silence as habit
is easier but gives me
nothing in return


ecentipede: xlvi

Filed under: chronos,ecentipede,fauna,introspection,rhymes and rhythms,somnolence — ecentipedehaiku @ 11:06 pm

nightly lullabies
music to soothe the savage
in them and in me


ecentipede: xlv May 17, 2013

Filed under: characters,ecentipede,introspection,love — ecentipedehaiku @ 3:19 am

she was the anchor

our bonds are strong, but who will —
who can — replace her?


ecentipede: xliv May 15, 2013

Filed under: ecentipede,flora — ecentipedehaiku @ 2:38 pm

opening a box
to find a young tree, bristling
with new leaves — awesome


ecentipede: xliii May 13, 2013

Filed under: aesthetics,characters,ecentipede,sensory — ecentipedehaiku @ 3:36 pm

it was like looking
through yellowed plastic, she said,
and now colors shine


ecentipede: xlii

Filed under: characters,chronos,corporeal,ecentipede,love — ecentipedehaiku @ 1:18 am

bones protruding, skin
paper-white — illness, age, and
lethargy take tolls