Tootsie Pops sucker
-hard candies chewy future
licked as children hope

                                   -cj holm


Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 228 Future / Hope
Prompt words: Future & Hope
Haiku in 5-7-5



Sylvie Gregoire

Soul Soaring – Painting by Sylvie Grégoire

Highest honor found
when truth soars with eagle’s wings
-hero’s dreams unfold

                              -cj holm
Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 227 Truth / Honor
Prompt words: Truth & Honor
Haiku in 5-7-5


“What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.”

-Roosevelt Skerrit

Second Tuesday


Which way the wind blows
Framer’s question of resolve
Counts the ballots cast

Second Tuesday of November
Voter selection charts the way

                                        -cj holm
Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 226 Question / Resolve
Tanka 5-7-5 7-7