Peekaboo haiku

ronovan-writes-haiku-challenge-shadow

Ronovan’s latest prompt gives us

ILL and REST

Two this week:

The petty jealousies of the wardrobe

‘Ill-suited’ they said

But the kilt loved the tweed skirt;

The rest could go hang.

– and-

Royal Toil

Rest a while, my love

For your sweat ill becomes you

A trainee princess.

About TanGental

My name is Geoff Le Pard. Once I was a lawyer; now I am a writer. I've published three books - Dead Flies and Sherry Trifle, My Father and Other Liars and Salisbury Square. In addition I published an anthology of short stories, Life, in a Grain of Sand this summer. A fourth book will be out soon. This started life as a novel in a week on this blog and will follow later this year. I blog about all sorts at geofflepard.com and welcome all comments. These are my thoughts and no one else is to blame. If you want to nab anything I post, please acknowledge where it came from.
This entry was posted in haiku, poems, poetry and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

17 Responses to Peekaboo haiku

  1. Both great — LOVE the first one.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. rogershipp says:

    Loved the fight with the clothes…. Nice.

    Liked by 3 people

  3. Really like both of these – they make me smile – quirky and cute – hope you don’t mind ‘cute’!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Norah says:

    Very clever. Especially love “The rest can go hang!”

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Autism Mom says:

    I am with the others – love them both, and especially the first!

    Liked by 1 person

  6. I enjoyed both of these! Big smile on my face! Ha, ha! ๐Ÿ˜€

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Claudette says:

    Quirky and good, good and quirky – just my thing.

    Liked by 1 person

  8. Pingback: RonovanWrites Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt Challenge 38 Review | ronovanwrites

If you would like to reply please do so here

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s