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Perspectives on love

When I look into your eyes
what do they evoke?
— the Great Fire of London,
through the smoke.

When I gaze upon your booozums, 28 more words

Warbling on

If I was a crested warbler
I would not be writing this,
and the world would be deprived
of a rhyming masterpis.

So be careful what you wish for, 61 more words

The secret bower

Who’s the pampered pansy
in the back seat of the taxi?
— That’s your Uncle Arthur;
don’t let him touch your jacksy.

What do you do, Uncle Arthur? 83 more words

The Courgette Saga

Have you ever used online shopping for your groceries? I’ve tried it in the past but when half the stuff is missing or they have substituted a veggie quiche for a meat one in a house where 2 of us are non meat eaters, it gets to be very trying! 373 more words


Sweetness & desert air

As their name suggests, baneberries are highly poisonous, just as blackberries are highly black, and gooseberries, highly goose.

I keep telling people that if you pay close attention to words, you can learn a lot, but does anyone listen to me?


Does anyone…?

Re-post: Back Yard Haiku Number 26

Hi, everyone!

I just wanted to thank those of you who’ve liked my posts and followed my blog this past week. I really appreciate your attention, so much so that I’m re-publishing something I put out on my Facebook/Google + pages in the past. 28 more words


Back Yard Haiku Number 100


Haiku amuse me;

you can say very little

about quite a bit.

Image and haiku © 2017 John Christian Hager