Heed not Steve

It Could Happen…?

Contestant #2: I’ll take Grammartastic for two hundred, please.

Host: The answer, A sentence worded or expressed so as to solicit information.” Yes, Contestant #2

Contestant #2: What is a question.

Host: Ohh, no. Sorry. Remember to phrase your response in the form of a question. While “What” is, indeed, a question, the correct response is, “What is a question?” You’re still in control. Pick again…

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© Steve Mitchell 2021 

Almost There

some time o’clock –
his legs asleep
his brain awake

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© Steve Mitchell 2021 

No Santa He

not yet winter –
he contemplates
shaving his beard


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© Steve Mitchell 2021

You Can Rely On It

waxing moon –
he doesn’t like change
but . . .

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© Steve Mitchell 2021

I’m getting mighty tired of this

WordPress has changed things up again.

I had a haiku written for tonight but i I can’t get it to format the way I want it formatted. So I deleted the post. I don’t have time right now. I’ll have to experiment tomorrow.

Why, WordPress, why? Why do you keep removing functionality? Every update makes it harder for me to format my writing the way I want to.

I’m becoming fed up.

Surely Just One Or Two…

autumn days –
his eyes return to the
candy corn

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© Steve Mitchell 2021

Nary A Twitch

up from

my nap

my wife still

at work

I say

to the cats

ooba dooba

it’s fun

ooba dooba

Cats

ooba dooba

but

they

choose

to

ignore

me

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© Steve Mitchell 2021

In The Night

October storm –
who’s that bumping up
against my house?

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© Steve Mitchell 2021

Alongside

autumn sun –
they find themselves
hand in hand

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© Steve Mitchell 2021

A Truth

the journey

of a thousand miles

begins

with

a

single

.

.

.

car

ride

because

who wants

to

walk

one thousand

miles?

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© Steve Mitchell 2021