poem

ball into basket
scores one or two or three points
if not jai alai

for Daily Addictions

poem

each page a day
each chapter a life
each book a family

for The Daily Spur

poem

if things don’t improve
nature will notify us
and we’ll ignore her

for Your Daily Word Prompt

poem

put out some spicy food
will some animals eat it
is their prey spicy

for Word of the Day Challenge

poem

summer flowers die
i sit on my weathered bench
waiting for next spring

for The Twiglets

poem

stop the research now
extinction studies complete
the subjects are gone

for Your Daily Word Prompt

poem

Found on picsart.com

once done with our world
leaving it bombed out used up
will man melt the moon

for Photo Challenge #280

poem

a face, special words
or the wrong piece of pizza
sets the heart aflame

for In Other Words

haiku

mothers sacrifice
a bedrock human virtue
its absence brings shame

for Imaginary Garden with Real Toads and Pic and a Word Challenge

poem

try to put it off
but for some things nature won’t
let you borrow time

for Fandango’s One-word Challenge