Tag Archive: bible

Six Haiku Poems: Thou Shalt Not Steal

I grabbed the apple. From the neighbor’s tree, it hung- too ripe to ignore. I see you there, thief. Mr. Jones’ silhouette flinched. He grasped his cane tight. Oh, this juicy treat! Where… Continue reading

A King’s Fall

From his castle’s roof He watched her disrobe, then bathe Oh, to be her soap

The Nile

Watery Chaos As soldiers were swallowed up Then calmness regained

A Garden Dark

In a garden, dark He grasped and swung a rock, hard Felled brother Abel

The Sacrifice

His son on a slab He sobbed, raising the knife high Angel staid his hand *This haiku, as many may know, was inspired by the story of Abraham and Isaac from The Bible’s Old Testament. … Continue reading

Sweet Deceit

She plucked the apple He bit it; luscious and sweet Watching, the snake smiled


She sheared his long hair Waking, he stumbled and fell Delilah! He screamed *This amazing and one-of-a-kind pair of scissors is available in my ebay store. Please see my About page for the… Continue reading