Monday

Hello cubicle.
Keyboard. Monitor. Earbuds.
Plug in. Tune out. Run.

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Agoraphobia

Inside ease comfort
outside unpredictable
so hard that first step.

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Morning alarm

Sleep clings, plastic wrap
strong, dreams passing for real while
phone sings otherwise.

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Procrastination

Dandelion seed
responsibilities float
away on each breath

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Morning ritual

Light breaks. I heed the
call to darkness, cup rich black
magic in my hands.

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All nighter

Weighing sleep against
productivity, I write
into a new day.

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Groceries

Short-term guests in my
fridge, pantry, cabinet — but just
until they are served.

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Dishes in the sink

Domestic mountains
rimmed with grime, sponge scaling this
Everest of suds.

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Haiku of the day

Wisdom’s spark. Fortune
cookie poetry message
ignites hope change growth.

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Paleo

Carbs like clouds. When gone
clarity returns. Blue sky
thinking open mind.

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