Haikus

Monday Morning Haiku

Monday Morning Haiku

Patrick Pacacha, accomplished artist, illustrator, and author is a native of Williamsport. As the former promotional copywriter for The Pennsylvania State University and the current Director of Publications for Little League International, Mr. Pacacha has embedded his imaginative seal on a host of notable projects. He has produced creative for Pepsi, Dunkin' Donuts, United Way, Dickinson School of Law, and the Pennsylvania Department of Health, to name a few. His award-winning haikus have been featured on USAToday.com.

Monday Afternoon Haiku--Unwelcomed Snowfall

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2 years 41 weeks ago

Unwelcomed snowfall
It's too early for winter
Autumn is outraged

Monday Morning Haiku: A Lunar Nickel

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3 years 4 weeks ago

A lunar nickel
Balanced on the gray ridgeline
A rising night coin

Monday Morning Haiku: Gossamer Glider

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3 years 6 weeks ago

Gossamer glider
Pasted in the cotton sky
A cloud on a string

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Monday Morning Haiku: My Little Green Charge

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3 years 9 weeks ago

My little green charge
Your entrusted leaves await
The water I bring

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Monday Morning Haiku: It Was as if Stars

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3 years 10 weeks ago

It was as if stars

Had written secret scores for

Stellar violins

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Monday Morning Haiku: Purple pastel skies

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3 years 11 weeks ago

Purple pastel skies
Canvas the misty background
Of first morning’s light
 

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Monday Morning Haiku: Around the Corner

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3 years 13 weeks ago

Around the corner
A whiskered, stalwart sentry
Stalks an unseen mouse
 

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Monday Morning Haiku: A gray lemon moon

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3 years 16 weeks ago

A gray lemon moon

Scenting the garden spring sky

The perfume of night

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Monday Morning Haiku:Scarlet buds appear

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3 years 17 weeks ago

Scarlet buds appear

On the rain-beaded branchling

The birth of blossoms

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Monday Morning Haiku: Walking on the grass

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3 years 18 weeks ago

Walking on the grass

Bare feet sense the slurping ground

The spring-soft soil

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Monday Morning Haiku: Perched Atop the Tree

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3 years 19 weeks ago

Perched atop the tree

Feathers ruffling with the breeze

The red-tailed hawk waits

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Monday Morning Haiku: Soggy and Sullen

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3 years 20 weeks ago

Soggy and sullen

The earth, a brown soiled sponge

Soaks up the winter

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Monday Morning Haiku: Tawny Grass Clawing

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3 years 21 weeks ago

Tawny grass clawing

To life from shivered stasis

Greenless abandon

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Monday Morning Haiku: A thicket of trees

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3 years 22 weeks ago

A thicket of trees

Crocheted from roots and branches

Wood-woven mountain

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Monday Morning Haiku 'The aching levies'

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3 years 23 weeks ago

The aching levies

Are flexing against the flood

Unyielding and fierce

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Monday Morning Haiku "Popping and cracking"

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3 years 24 weeks ago

Popping and cracking

The ice splinters from the sun

The sound of thawing

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Monday Morning Haiku: 'Entombed in the Ice'

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3 years 25 weeks ago

Entombed in the ice

The entire tree enrobed

Frozen diamond rain

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Monday Morning Haiku "The sky in cold labor"

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3 years 26 weeks ago

The sky in cold labor

Blizzard laden yet silent

Winter’s final birth

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Monday Morning Haiku: Crystalline Rivers

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3 years 27 weeks ago

Crystalline rivers

Molasses before the freeze

Cold sluggish water

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Monday Morning Haiku: The chill of fashion

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3 years 28 weeks ago

The chill of fashion

Adorning the leafless ridge

Brown is the new green

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Monday Morning Haiku: Long gray shadows stretch

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3 years 29 weeks ago

Long gray shadows stretch

Across the smooth-glassed snow bank

Derelict sunshine

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Monday Morning Haiku: Roaring fire pit

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3 years 30 weeks ago

Roaring fire pit

Valley shrouded in hemlocks

Moon, a silver hearth

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Monday Morning Haiku: At crisp attention

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3 years 31 weeks ago

At crisp attention

Snow on green arborvitae

Winter gate keepers

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Monday Morning Haiku: Gentle splashes

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3 years 32 weeks ago

Gentle splashes of

Cascading silver water

Shine in the basin

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Monday Morning Haiku: Snow melts in her hair

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3 years 33 weeks ago

Snow melts in her hair

Standing outside by white ferns

Under naked elms

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Monday Morning Haiku: Pearly flakes dancing

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3 years 34 weeks ago

Pearly flakes dancing

Frozen ivory jewels on

The tips of my shoes

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Monday Morning Haiku: The moon seems so ripe

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3 years 37 weeks ago

The moon seems so ripe

A lunar fruit on night’s limb

Celestial orange

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Monday Morning Haiku: A flurry of lights

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3 years 38 weeks ago

A flurry of lights

In the seething thunderclouds

Forked electric snakes

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Monday Morning Haiku: Golden leaves flutter

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3 years 39 weeks ago

Golden leaves flutter

Arboreal ticker tape

Quiet fall parade

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Monday Morning Haiku: Aerial Sentries

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3 years 40 weeks ago

Aerial sentries

Watchful over Pen Island

Aegis of eagles

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Monday Morning Haiku: Magnolia Tree

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3 years 42 weeks ago

Magnolia tree

In the storm—twisting dervish

Of leathery leaves

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Monday Morning Haiku: Cricket Ensemble

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3 years 43 weeks ago

Cricket ensemble

String section amid the grass

Midnight orchestra

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Monday Morning Haiku: Evergreen Valley

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3 years 44 weeks ago

Evergreen valley

Sacramental green chalice

Filled with morning fog

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Monday Morning Haiku: Solitary Crow

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3 years 46 weeks ago

Solitary crow

Perched on the stone gable

Feathered finial

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Monday Morning Haiku: Dew Glistens on Grass

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3 years 47 weeks ago

Dew glistens on grass

Miniature diamond moons

Just before the dawn

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Monday Morning Haiku: A crimson sunrise

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3 years 48 weeks ago

A crimson sunrise

Breaks loose from its evening grip

Twelve hour freedom

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Monday Morning Haiku: To evening's rhythm

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3 years 49 weeks ago

To evening's rhythm

Ten thousand fireflies dance

A bossa nova

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Monday Morning Haiku: A brook trout splashes

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4 years 10 hours ago

A brook trout splashes

Out of its hazy creek hole

A fly disappears

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Monday Morning Haiku: Kettle drum thunder

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4 years 1 week ago

Kettle drum thunder

Pounding through taut, heavy clouds

Pealing percussion

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Monday Morning Haiku: Spider Web Lightning

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4 years 2 weeks ago

Spider web lightning
arcs against the blackened sky
night flashes to day

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Monday Morning Haiku: Sheets of Liquid Sky

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4 years 3 weeks ago

Sheets of liquid sky
Blankets the thirsting, dry grass
Blades go into life

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Monday Morning Haiku: The Air Is Thick Brown

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4 years 4 weeks ago

The air is thick brown

As this muggy night lumbers

The stars look for shade

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Monday Morning Haiku: Festival of Green

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4 years 5 weeks ago

Festival of green

Limbs and leaves and pads and petals

Solstice spectacle

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Monday Morning Haiku: Electric Raindrops

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4 years 6 weeks ago

Electric raindrops

Sizzle on the warm highway

The sun now hidden

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Monday Morning Haiku: Japanese Beetles

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4 years 6 weeks ago

Japanese beetles

So far from your Honshu shores

Leave my tree alone

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Monday Morning Haiku: Peonies and Grills

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4 years 8 weeks ago

Peonies and grills

Grass clippings and gasoline

The scents of summer

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Monday Morning Haiku: Pennsylvania

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4 years 9 weeks ago

Pennsylvania

The State of Independence

Colony keystone

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Monday Morning Haiku: A Whitetail Deer Stands

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4 years 10 weeks ago

A whitetail deer stands

Motionless in night's shadow

Etched against the moon

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Haiku: Summer's Ruby Red Heart

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4 years 11 weeks ago

summer's ruby red heart

sweet sun juice begging me

to pluck and to eat

Monday Morning Haiku: Three Crows on a Wire

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4 years 11 weeks ago

Three crows on a wire

A triptych on a tightrope

Black and black and black

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Monday Morning Haiku: Dreary Shroud of Fog

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4 years 12 weeks ago

Dreary shroud of fog

Creeps to the river valley

Morning procession

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Monday Morning Haiku: Covey of Wild Grouse

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4 years 13 weeks ago

Covey of wild grouse

Laurel Highland denizens

Camouflaging feathers

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