Category Archives: #walkus

Walkus 98-103 (Tennyson, Walks & Rover) by Vega & Haiku

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Walku 98 (Tennyson)

Vega:
“Water to the left…”
Haiku:
“Water to the right…”
Both:
“Into the puddles!”

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Walku 99 (A Walk in the Woods)

Vega:
“Along forest paths
Through the winding woods we go…”
Haiku:
“Daddy will guide us.”

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Walku 100 (Rover!)

Haiku:
“What’s ‘Roverandom?’ ”
Vega:
“It is a book by Tolkein.
It’s about a dog.”

Walku 101 (and Rover again!)
Haiku:
“What does this dog do?”
Vega:
“He has lots of adventures
And goes to the moon.”

Walku 102 (Rover and Out!)
Haiku:
“Is he big and brave?”
Vega:
“No, pint-size; he is tiny –
Smaller than you are!”

Walku 103 (And Really Out)

Haiku:
“It’s not ‘quantity’
It’s the quality that counts –
And it’s there ‘I’ win!”.

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Haiku today is going on her first solo Walkus - 4 penned with a wistful feel to them.

#puppy # puppies

Eight Walkus (89-93 with variations) by Vega & Haiku

Walkus 89-93

Walku 89 (Forest 1)

Haiku:
“How ‘New’ did you say?”
Vega:
It is a thousand years ‘New!’ ”
Haiku:
“Wow! How ‘New’ am I!”
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Walku 90 (Forest 2)

Vega:
“The forest, at night…
Is much, much, much… much darker…
Haiku:
“Than in the daytime?”
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Walku 91 (Career Path – Dad’s Attempt)
Haiku:
A Llama-Farmer
He said he’d had a break-in;
Fitted an alarm!
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Walku 91a (Career Path?)

Vega:
Was that one of Dad’s?
Haiku:
He ‘was’ trying to rhyme it –
But, mine is ‘better!’
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Walku 91b (Career Path – Haiku’s better attempt)

Haiku:
“A Llama Farmer?”
Vega:
“It’s a secure job, Haiku.”
Haiku:
“No cause for alarm!”

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Black Llama

Walku 91c (When you grow up…)

Haiku:

“When you do grow up…”

Vega:

“You trying to be funny?”

Haiku:

“…you will look like that!
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Walku 92 (Joke 1)
Haiku:
“How do wet dogs smell?”
Vega:
“I don’t know – how do they smell?”
Haiku:
“Awful!”
Vega:
“Like that joke.”
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Walku 93 (Puppy Banter)
Haiku:
Where’s Quasimodo?
Vega:
I’ve got a hunch he’ll be back!
Haiku:
That name rings a bell!
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15 (Yet More) Variously Random Haiku (31-45)

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Advertising Random Haiku 15-30

So many requests

About my haiku – but, hey!

I’m publishing more!

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Jog Haiku

A Jog is the thing

To get my old heart pumping

But, I’m no dummy.

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Work Haiku

Have to rise early

Then work all God’s longest hours

To earn but a crust!

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Poem 6 for National Poetry Day (5th Haiku)

“So busy writing

That I don’t read all your posts;

I apologise.”

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One random haiku?

Short and sweet – and just for you!

Did you expect more?

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Haikus for sale here –

Get them while they are still hot –

Or you may miss out!

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Haiku are ‘today’ –

Limericks are ‘yesterday’ –

Sonnets ‘tomorrow!’

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This is a haiku –

And these are also haiku –

A lot of haiku!
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This is a haiku –

And there are also Haiku

A lot of haiku!

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I do write a lot

And a lot of that is rot

But these are not – quite!

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Prompt (about Christopher Columbus) 

Fourteen ninety two

He sailed o’er the ocean blue

(With Amerigo).

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(prompt – what I saw when I woke up today)

Another day ahead;

My lady to get to work;

And haikus to write!

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Prompt (shock) 

She ‘did’ wave at me;

I was not expecting it –

Sort of a shock-wave!

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Prompt (fall)

I sheltered this fall

From the leaves falling from trees-

A leafy fall-out.

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Sep 28: 25

Sleep will not visit

It shall not stay a short while

Never mind a long!

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