Tuesday, November 29, 2005

I: 003 [reflections from a gene pool]

home for Christmas -
three old bladders
and one bathroom


dad's armchair --
is 20/40

mom's arthritis
acting up again --
I take two Advil

that little grunt
dad always made --
putting on my socks

"that little grunt" - Frogpond -- XXVIII: 3 (2005)
"mom's arthritis" - Roadrunner Haiku Journal V:4 (Nov. 2005)


At November 29, 2005 12:02 PM, Anonymous ed markowski said...

good work.

first date
i lift her toilet seat
i put down her toilet seat

the air filled with
dogwood blossms...
first kiss

At November 29, 2005 12:25 PM, Blogger david giacalone said...

thanks for sharing your goodies, ed.

your first poem reminds me of this oldie:

toilet seat up --
the bedroom
suddenly chilly

At November 30, 2005 12:06 PM, Blogger Eric said...

"that little grunt" . . . too funny, so true! . . . to use a cliche "i resemble that remark."


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