the haiku diaries


April 27, 2011 by Rachel Dickinson
April 27, 2011, 8:24 am
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Rescued parakeet
sits quietly on his perch —
takes in his new home.



April 26, 2011 by Rachel Dickinson
April 26, 2011, 8:57 am
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Soggy soccer time —
ball hits — splat! — then doesn’t roll.
What’s the point, I think.



April 26, 2011 by Rachel Dickinson
April 26, 2011, 8:19 am
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Anniversary
of Chernobyl disaster –
what did we learn there?



April 25, 2011 by Rachel Dickinson
April 25, 2011, 8:03 am
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Kids eat too much junk
(so do I — orange peeps, yum).
Another Easter.



April 23, 2011 by Rachel Dickinson
April 23, 2011, 6:47 am
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I’m up before dawn —
spring sounds — robins, grackles,
and the dripping rain.



April 22, 2011 by Rachel Dickinson
April 22, 2011, 1:58 pm
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It’s Earth Day today —
I remember first Earth Day
in 1970.



April 21, 2011 by Rachel Dickinson
April 21, 2011, 2:43 pm
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Snow, hail, snain, and rain —
pretty much describes the day
(and it’s just not right).



April 21, 2011 by Jenna Schnuer
April 21, 2011, 2:35 pm
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Cherry blossoms fall
in a puddle of pink–the
wind empties branches



April 18, 2011 by Rachel Dickinson
April 18, 2011, 9:30 am
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Two days with no gym
means a good/bad workout now —
my fickle muscles.



April 17, 2011 by Rachel Dickinson
April 17, 2011, 12:06 pm
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Wind huffed and puffed and
almost blew me off the road.
White knuckle driving.