Three Raindrop Haiku



Raindrops on the glass.
Crystal prisms trickle down
to cry for my soul.


Raindrops gently fall.
Renewing Mother Earth; her
soul sends new Life.


Raindrops falling down.
Nature’s tears against window;
bleeding with my heart.


Dark Windows

Through the dark windows, people lie.
Through the dark windows, secrets hide.
The walls hide what must not be seen;
secrets keep society nice and clean.

Behind the dark windows, nobody knows.
Behind the dark windows, falsehoods grow.
Human monsters lurk, feasting on prey;
crimes don’t see the light of day.

Dirty dark windows hide the shame.
Dirty dark windows absolve the blame.
Children alone will hide and weep;
privileged secrets they must keep.

Queenly Love


Head held high, tail up straight,
she trots along with a dainty gait.
Nose in the air, eyes all vain,
this whole household is held
in disdain.
The Queen approaches; everyone bow!
Her needs must be attended to NOW!
Though she sneers down at her subjects
from high above, in secret moments,
she shows her love.
She MUST pretend she could care less,
you see. But the reality is, my Kitty
dearly loves me.

My Family

Every morning, they lie by my bed,
greeting me with sleepy eyes.
Stretching and yawning, they tell me
“Get up, our bowls are in need of
” Our water is stale, our box is a
mess, and besides, we are lonely
“Really, get up real soon, or your kitchen
will smell like poo.”
Whenever I’m blue and don’t want
to move, ’cause Life is getting me
my Gang is always there, giving me
Hope; their Love keeps me safe and

Queen Sheba I


Alert face, whiskers that twitch,
large round golden eyes.
Proud stripes on her legs,
fluffy tail sharply flips,
who is it that I spy?
Sheba, Queen of sharp teeth
that nip; Ruler of all the