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grandpa jogs

grandpa jogs
he can’t seem to outrun 
his age

he really tries
he’s good at finding
new wrinkles

Copyright © Charles Henderson

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  1. Date: 2/23/2014 4:07:00 PM
    With the smile that this puts on my face I would have thought it a senryu? Which ever way, what a great read, what a great write.

    Henderson Avatar Charles Henderson
    Date: 2/23/2014 10:18:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Scott, I think you are probably right, about the Senryu.
  1. Date: 1/24/2014 9:37:00 PM
    Like Cyndi, I especially loved the first one too.

  1. Date: 1/24/2014 9:37:00 PM
    Love these kind that are based on ideas instead of the way they are always saying to do haiku.

  1. Date: 12/31/2013 8:13:00 AM
    LOVED the first haiku. Soup mail

  1. Date: 12/30/2013 9:16:00 AM
    I know how grandpa feels but I can only go forward but not jogging..Enjoyed reading..Sara

  1. Date: 12/15/2013 9:01:00 AM
    Haiku with a good humor, Charles

  1. Date: 12/15/2013 12:31:00 AM
    None of us can outrun the ravages of time. An enjoyable read. I invite you to view "One hand on my britches" in my postings.