Dénouement

denouement
Drawing by Charles Barsotti https://www.newyorker.com/cartoons/bob-mankoff/thank-you-charles-barsotti

Who would be the he
that stirs memories of a night
she holds in her soul

some secrets, thought forgotten
-closing moment at curtain call

                                             -cj holm

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 220 He / She
Tanka 5-7-5 7-7

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https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/09/24/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-220-heshe/

Nutcracker Scheme

scrooge

Charge of sugarplums
Drawn-out for countless payments
-December reason

Twinkling dreams of fairy tales
Fiscal ruin comes in it’s stead

                                                 -cj holm

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 219 Charge / Reason
5-7-5 7-7

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https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/09/17/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-219-chargereason/

Cream & Sugar

220px-Tea_cosy

Wikipedia Image

whistling steam kettle
mom warmed on her kitchen grate
-covered with cozy

precious thoughts from so long ago
mixed with sweet cream and sugar

                                        -cj holm

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 218 Steam / Cover
5-7-5 7-7

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https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/09/10/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-218-steamcover/

Destiny

 

child’s line in the sand
delineates distinction
-hero or coward

                               -cj holm

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 216 Hero / Coward
5-7-5

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https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/08/27/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-216-herocoward/

Without Alms

empty-pocket-clipart-emptypockets

Image from Clipart Panda

 

loose pocket change
left behind in desk drawer
-rebel with no cents

                                          -cj holm

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 215 Rebel / Change

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https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/08/20/haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-215/