Haiku_artist's Poems

Here's the list of poems submitted by haiku_artist  —  There are currently 113 poems total — keep up the great work!

true artist

artist
only for God's glory
she sings...

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1 year ago

tortoise and hare (a haiku fablet)

plods on
swift hare circles 'round him
pride catches...

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1 year ago

cloud hoppers

These old clodhoppers
  unfalteringly choose their
  hardscrabble way...

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1 year ago

senilitude

Our old age speaks through
ventriloquists' dummies and...

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1 year ago

growth

life stirs today
from seeds planted long ago
watered by our...

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1 year ago

twitterings

i'm googled to death
face booked cover to cover
you tubed thru and...

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1 year ago

sinister handle bars

perverse
monkey wrench in the moustache
gears in the...

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1 year ago

synergetics

Bucky Fuller strode
into ocean, emerged drenched
with...

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1 year ago

elite banksters

learned to share
their toys in kindergarten,
the whole world...

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1 year ago

glorious

are cockle burrs
and there's some gems, hidden 'mongst
the sunflower...

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1 year ago

I am a prism

sun's light shined through me
but glass was all you saw, not
colors on the...

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1 year ago

depths

like oceans
I'm still afraid to wade them
because of their...

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1 year ago

By God's Hands

yarn of prophets
threaded with Holy Spirit
knitted the...

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1 year ago

wire barbers

Long before wires barbed
Mighty buffalo did roam
Great Plains'...

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1 year ago

since you’re gone

your music
my songs fade to mere poems
in book...

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1 year ago

poetry bums

trains of words
to unknown destinations
counting railroad...

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1 year ago

cover your eyes

fat mens' clothing
truth slips out in odd places...

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1 year ago

new attire

we do admire
the emperor's new clothes and
his wrinkly...

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1 year ago

free speech zone

Please ~ talk all you want,
we have roped section for you
safe from...

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1 year ago

memories

memories,
old poems are my fingers
tracing the...

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1 year ago

only maybe?

You are gold, Baby.
Don't let me grow old, Baby
with only...

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1 year ago

the suicidal jailer

door flies loose
escape attempt thwarted
already...

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1 year ago

M L K

sea of faces
a dream of equal races
fulfilled in...

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1 year ago

baffles

baffles
the mind from direct drafts of
blustery...

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1 year ago

just temporary these…

of darkness:
blindness, ignorance, hatred
and cruel...

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1 year ago

laughing all by myself

have disappeared,
I will throw a search party
and invite you...

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1 year ago

sermon on the mount

scripture and
parable, your wisdom takes
vow of...

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1 year ago

the faithful…

no fear, no doubt
the Holy Spirit guides them
from the inside...

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1 year ago

haiku lesson

of faith
emerges overnight from
cocoon of...

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1 year ago

Wise Owl and Teapot Trivet (a haiku fable)

Hand and Heart warmers,
Wise Owl and Teapot Trivet
share Wood Stove's corners.

Four-legged Teapot
leaps into Wood Stove's ashes
playing hide and seek.

Wise Owl wants to play,
"But who'll warm Mr. Coffee,
if I fly...

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1 year ago

oh my heart!

on a necklace
bows on the tail of a kite
autumn geese in...

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1 year ago

flat-footed

is too juicy,
I'm lost, drowned in sauce, throw me
some platypus...

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1 year ago

two trees

of knowledge has
deadly fruit, but tree of life
has faith for its...

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1 year ago

haiku trap

the rabbit hole
caught in a trap door, haiku
high...

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1 year ago

flat earth

visit us here
at flat earth society,
follow the...

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1 year ago

dried flowers

our mums
in the cemetery
our eyes...

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1 year ago

martial law steppes

the guns
wipe out the money supply
deploy the...

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1 year ago

unconscious

for rest
like my soul in the breeze
a stray ash...

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1 year ago

the good fight

what you can
where you happen to be
with what you...

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1 year ago

Day of Infamy

Too shameful to tell
the deep state's hellish plot to
sink The...

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1 year ago

Poetry.com

They had slaughtered us
with serrated butchers' knives,
there's no going...

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1 year ago

Honest to God

Poets are prophets
mourning a lost world, absent
freedom's flag...

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1 year ago

figures of speech

'round the skating rink
 we glide, turning left, then right
 in figures of...

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added by haiku_artist
5 years ago

judicial review

Sadly this review
has been moderated with
extreme...

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5 years ago

haiku gospel (water into wine)

gospel (water into wine)

 Cana, Galilee
 Jesus with His disciples
 at a wedding feast

 His mother, Mary:
 The wine has run out! Woman...
 What is that to us?

 My time is not yet!...
 Do whatever He tells you...
 (She to the...

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added by haiku_artist
6 years ago

my corpus

body of dreams
spartan couplets and refrains
a few haiku...

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6 years ago

pulp fiction

book covers
turned inside-out ~ look pretty
much the same ~ no...

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6 years ago

genetics

agony
to know all the strategy
of...

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6 years ago

Jubilee

The year of our Lord
Frees all debt slaves of this world
Those in gold chains...

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7 years ago

trail mix

You don't see many
goats as hiking companions,
no need to bring...

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7 years ago

The Gift

By Grace comes promise
of eternal life in Christ
our Savior through...

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8 years ago

The Saddest Song

Once upon a time in the land of Nod
 that's just east of Eden and west of God
 there was a drought throughout the realm,
 the king called his viziers to the...

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8 years ago

Maelstrom

A former poet
Scribbles on used envelopes
Words he cannot...

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8 years ago

down the road

storm came up
 smooth waters rippled
 grass seed shook their heads

 clearing dusty clouds from his path
 east wind rumbled down the road
 flanked by mighty trees bowing...

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8 years ago

fragments

I live in the clouds
a mid-layer between heaven and earth
I like falling to the ground in gentle rain
or inspired lightning flashes
I pretend to sleep in earth's shadow
that allows stars to appear in...

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8 years ago

energy scam

Old Blood and Gore
pump up carbon bubbles
between their...

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8 years ago

Simple Simon's Bakery (Simon Elliott)

A frothy haven of godly profanity
Whose customers daily question their sanity

Puff pastries invaded by sheer perspicuities
Confections layered in sweet...

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8 years ago

potted poets

poets
weighed down by earthy custom
stony...

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8 years ago

Enemy Soldiers

He that is fallen has hurled lies that lanced
The minds of men all gifted with great skill
Designed our missiles with soul intent to kill
They follow scientific law as though...

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8 years ago

buried

darkened tunnels
handicapped by unbelief
atheists...

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8 years ago

cosmosphere

and cold extremes
in our windy cosmosphere,
fire or water...

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9 years ago

on eagles' wings

The problems of life
seem like a mountain until
you soar over...

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9 years ago

Irish History

A fable of poets about
A table of potatoes in
A stable of...

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9 years ago

empty-carted

of the markets
shoppers gelatinous
carts piled high with trinkets
to fill the gaping...

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9 years ago

precocious

Lucy the goat child
eats up tasty poems right
out of my...

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9 years ago

pirates of purveyance

smugglers,
 it's the filthy lucre
 we're after,
 especially
 the dirty uncut ones,
 swallowing them whole
 to pass through customs,
 sewn into the hemp
 of our laundry,
 hidden in false
 compartments
 of our boots,
 enslaving them
 for the...

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9 years ago

Tesla

out of his mind
tesla coils his slinky toys
no one is...

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9 years ago

O-k-l-a-h-o-m-a

I'm on the border
of Oklahoma,
if I'm headin' North
or headin' South
I ain't gonna say.
Just let me tell ya
everything's...

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9 years ago

true and few

The Bible's words are
true and few as compared to...
the...

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9 years ago

the vintner

world fills his eyes
ears, mind with prose, fermented
wine from his mouth...

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9 years ago

moneyopoly

interest
the usual usury
of...

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9 years ago

apple

juicy apple
for the teacher, needs some spit
for polishing...

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9 years ago

prevarication

are amusing
us with your circuitous...

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9 years ago

Seeing

A tree with five trunks
A hand holding up the sky
Kids climb the...

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9 years ago

a final place

God made the goats and the flowers
the principalities and powers
according to His...

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9 years ago

Poets

Seeking vain glory
We scribble our lives away
Like a cat...

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9 years ago

my mentor

he's the master of immensity
long words are his propensity
his thoughts are full of density
and unalloyed intensity
the sky is just no limit for
his prodigious...

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9 years ago

Bearded Nanny goes around

you're too big to squeeze
under the guard railing and
too old to jump...

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9 years ago

Prophecies

"The sky is falling"
 squawked Chicken Little, "Better
 get my...

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9 years ago

shibboleth

downhill
questions rhetorical
gather no...

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9 years ago

Down River

My life down river
It's way far ahead of me
When will I get...

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9 years ago

the village

peasants' huts sprung
up overnight, packed tight in
a mushroom...

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9 years ago

things I hear

birds, trains, highway,
the cows, trees, children's playing,
the peoples...

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9 years ago

heart of dreams

heart is restored
by magical touch of dreams
life and love...

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9 years ago

goats on the lam

points bulletin
five escaped bucks on the loose
proceed with...

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9 years ago

How?

Could the blind beggar
have sinned before he was born?
A great...

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9 years ago

summer snowprints

I leave a trail, boots
kicking small gravels sifted
along the road...

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9 years ago

New Dawn

Light rises up
Morning's glory shines forth
Dense night...

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9 years ago

Doggerel Parrots...

their sonnets
in multiple rhymed couplets
learned by...

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9 years ago

love's wings

the arms of love
blessings carried from above
on wings of a...

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9 years ago

Journey

Winter's bitter cold
forced some Pilgrims' return to
beyond sea of...

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9 years ago

golden treasury

has a
rich depository of
wisdom's common...

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10 years ago

Easter Eggs

totems, backs
turned, look out to sea while eggs
hide on the...

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10 years ago

traffic ~

tight underwear
jams on a hot sweaty day,
makes one crotchety


original by Simon Elliott:

Traffic...

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10 years ago

which came first?

egg or chicken
crossing the road, sacred om
or mighty...

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10 years ago

narcissism

is the lone
cold eye in the mirror of
the beholder's...

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10 years ago

young at heart

poet's mind sees
the world through a child's vivid...

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10 years ago

master fooler

con-artistry has
necessity of unique
memory...

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10 years ago

nonsense

swiftly swam
a yeg of yam
to the fishlam
in the...

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10 years ago

the dozen

egg collection
all laid from different hens but
one hatched...

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10 years ago

Hustler

No one in the know
Hustle off to Buffalo
Maintain status...

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10 years ago

stone deaf

Music is sacred
Most what we hear is profane
Room for...

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10 years ago

roly-poly ciphers

your enigmas,
we need codes to decipher
rotund...

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10 years ago

standing hay

mowing at bay
despite what my neighbors say
I like standing...

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10 years ago

drifting

fleet of sail boats
drifting lazily astray,
the goats need...

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10 years ago

off the wall

of Brooklyn
distorted ugly portraits
of...

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10 years ago

thumbs up!

you gals and guys,
are you all thumb paralyzed?
get 'em...

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10 years ago

plenty full

copious
sun, sea, wind and living room,
a bowl of...

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10 years ago

moccasins

is only a
parcel of commodities
until you walk...

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10 years ago

the farmer

and sowing
he's nature's second nature
reaping and...

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10 years ago

the play ground

overgrown
kids don't come here anymore
our town has...

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10 years ago

seed tossing

planting in woods
black walnut seed projectiles
goat keeping in...

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added by haiku_artist
10 years ago

mastered

I stay in love
with you for the rest of life
haiku is...

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added by haiku_artist
10 years ago

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