Separation

Buttons zippers snaps
connect. Scissors blades sunder.
Don’t know where we stand.

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Lying on Facebook

Spun as adventure,
it’s a long hard drive with a
heartbroken daughter.

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Long distance

She’s moving back, two
thousand-mile-wide break in their
nine months together.

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Looking back

Where does time go? Clock
hands a band-aid over the
wounds of past regrets.

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David Bowie

The man who fell to
earth left us too soon, stardust
in Major Tom’s wake.

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Tonight’s Powerball drawing

With a ticket comes
hope, and since I’m ticketless,
I’m hopeless and lost.

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Procrastination

Dandelion seed
responsibilities float
away on each breath

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Winter sun

Summer is golden
butterscotch, January
skim milk, thin weak pale.

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Overlooked

Forgotten summer
umbrella aged by winter’s
wig of heavy snow.

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Poor business decision

I quit my job to
work on my haiku blog. Chance
of millions, slim / none.

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