Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Hard Haiku...

The Weekly Wednesday Haiku Contest

Sparrow's topic this week is WORK.

Go on, give the poor woman something to
read while she's in the islands.


my entry:

We do it backwards,
you know. Play and learn while young.
Save work for old age.

13 comments:

Freddie said...

Oooh. Oooh! I've got one.

I don’t belong here
It’s the simple life for me
Can I convince him?

Winston said...

Oh, Jean, with every passing day I realize the inevitable truth in your words..

Jean said...

Freddie, it's great! Go submit it.

Winston, working for yourself is much harder, I imagine.

I. Vadinoff said...

I did Haiku...
but you still have High Kooties...

Irrelephant said...

*sigh* If only it were that way.

Mark said...

"We do it backwards"

OMG. The visuals...

;o)>

Jean said...

I. Vad - booger. : )

Irrel - if only...

Mark - Bwahahahahaaaa!

Who is..... Carteach0? said...

Well, I liked mine, but voted for yours...

Jean said...

Carteach0 - that was very sweet. I see we're tied for second place.

Who is..... Carteach0? said...

Well, I am learning to write Haiku, so I count myself winner already.

You..... are very, very good at this.

Jean said...

why, thank you, sir.
Having been a teacher, myself, I thought yours was beautiful.
You're learning quickly.

Who is..... Carteach0? said...

Thank you!

I remain,
Your student....

Jean said...

hehehe... such a charmer :)