Haiku – The River

#1
Hold onto what’s true.
Staring long at the river
Won’t wear down the rocks

#2
Wear down opponents
Return their gaze with a stare
Dam up truth’s river

#3
Wear the badge of truth
Hold fast against the river
Even as they stare

 

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Picture credit:Β flickr.com/photos/donsullivan/9752742114

Written for:Β http://thesecretkeeper.net/2016/02/08/weekly-writing-prompt-23/
using the prompts stare – river – hold – true – wear

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Author: Al Lane

Writer, Poet, Daydreamer

42 thoughts on “Haiku – The River”

  1. Your Haiku were very upstanding. A fantastic job of your different approaches to the uses of the words. Great Haiku. I always wonder how you spin the words in your brilliant mind. So keen your working of the words. Brilliant. – jk

  2. Your Haiku were very upstanding. A fantastic job of your different approaches to the uses of the words. Great Haiku. I always wonder how you spin the words in your brilliant mind. So keen your working of the words. Brilliant. – jk

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