Category Archives: Haiku

A Day in the Life: Haiku for Death

Digital collage © 2015, Barbara Berney. All rights reserved. He was. He is not. One negotiates not with the angel of death who waits for no man. Gone in the blink of an eye. May he rest in peace. R.I.P. … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Fog

Fog digital collage. © Barbara Berney. All rights reserved. It creeps stealthily over me, clouds my thoughts and muddles my psyche. In the wee, dark hours of the night, I lie awake waiting for the dawn. With hours till daylight, … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Morning Cup of Joy

Digital collage © Peace Penguin. Coffee, cup of joy. Yes, thanks, I’d love another. French vanilla, please. Food? I have to eat? Who needs food when there’s coffee? Oh, all right, I will. But first, one more cup. Sip slowly, … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Perfect Morning

Quiet, still morning Pink-streaked skies hint of rain as another day dawns. Birds begin to chirp Clouds move slowly overhead A gentle breeze blows. Dove coos in her nest Cat asleep in the window Coffee. Peace. Perfect.

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A Day in the Life: Solitude

Solitude, quiet. Blissfully meditative. Blessedly peaceful. I come from a large, boisterous family, the only girl with six brothers. Although we always lived in homes sufficient for the number of inhabitants, as a child, it was often impossible to find … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Fuchsia Fantasy

A bud, a promise. A shy unfolding, full bloom. Fuchsia fantasy.

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A Day in the Life: No Drama Mama

Chaos breeds chaos. Lay down your crown, drama queen. Crisis averted. Breathe deeply. Exhale. Stretch. Unwind. Center. Clear a space. Allow peace. Embrace. Be kind. Be honest. Be generous. Be quiet. Be yourself. Be love. Tend your own garden. Show … Continue reading

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