Haiku Challenge for Dec. 20: ‘Left’ (Part II)

Creative Commons photo.

Today’s haiku challenge:

This is actually a repeat from Dec. 1. You can read those 10 here. Think of that; I’m giving you 15 total haiku poems prompted by the word “left.” Challenge indeed!

My style is the five/seven/five syllable structure. Here are my five haiku poems:

take what’s left of me
use the parts for scrap metal.
reconfigure life.

only thing left now
are “it’s over” memories;
happy ones since lost.

left for dead, I make
friends with the swooping vultures.
my whooping dead end.

depression left scars
alive, painting mosaics
across my brain walls.

depression has left
hunks of rusted metal on
an endless runway.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s