Category Archives: Haiku

Haiku Horizons prompt “mirror” number 174

Haiku Horizons prompt “mirror” number 174 Reality- by Teresa Smeigh June 2017 mirror’s reflection shows the opposite to us not reality Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses -Author Of Articles, Stories And Poems http://www.tessacandoit.com http://www.finallyawriter.com

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Weekly Writing Prompt #89

(5) Words: | SONG | RAYS | LEAD | TRACK| SCARE| The Tracks – by Teresa Smeigh May 2017 The sun’s rays Light up the train’s track. I lead you Cheerfully. Up the tracks to the trestle Frightfully singing.   … Continue reading

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RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #148-Fast and Plain

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #148-Fast and Plain Haiku by Teresa Smeigh May 2017 You must eat it fast Your plain shirt will have small spots From the melting sun Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses … Continue reading

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Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge – Clean and Sharp

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge – Clean and Sharp By Teresa Smeigh May 2017 Needles clean and sharp Pierce the skin swiftly, less pain I hate insulin Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate for Mental and Invisible Illnesses -Author of Articles, Stories … Continue reading

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Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge – Lead & Save

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge  – Lead & Save By Teresa Smeigh April 2017 Lead pipe, pierce his heart! Go now and get it over. No one can save you.

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Haiku Horizons prompt “link” number 167

Haiku Horizons prompt “link” Linkage- by Teresa Smeigh April 2017 A link is a link, It will hold things together. Do not break that link! Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses -Author Of Articles, Stories And … Continue reading

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Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 31 – PEACE & TEAR

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 31 – PEACE & TEAR By Teresa Smeigh April 2017 Peace settled slowly Over the dark, war-torn lands. Tears glistened in eyes.

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Three Word Wednesday 524 – Haiku

by Teresa Smeigh March 2017 Babyish, not so! Abandoned by the wayside. Cunning, finds his way!   Three Word Wednesday.: 3WW Week No. 524 Abandoned, adjective: deserted, forsaken, cast aside/off; jilted, stranded, rejected; informal dumped, ditched, unused, disused, neglected, idle; … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge #80 – Shadorma

(5) Words: | STRIPE | ABLE | BLUE | COLD | REVEAL | by Teresa Smeigh March 2017 It is cold! My suit is blue striped. Open jacket, Find black stripes. Underneath all the blue stripes. Back to jail if … Continue reading

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RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #140-twist and shout

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #140-twist and shout Haiku by Teresa Smeigh March 2017 Twist to the left side. Followed by the right side too! Shout with happiness! Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses -Author Of … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge #72

(5) Words: | FLASH | USE | TRIGGER | VIEW | BACK | Trigger – by Teresa Smeigh January 2017 Turn your back! It obstructs your view. Trigger flash, And a bang. You feel the pain quickly now, Use hands, … Continue reading

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Haiku Horizons prompt “Look” number 152

Haiku Horizons prompt “Look” number 152 “The Future” by Teresa Smeigh January 2017 Look at the future. Think of the good things to come. Don’t think of the past! Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses -Author … Continue reading

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Haiku Horizons prompt “trail” number 148

Haiku Horizons prompt “trail” number 148 by Teresa Smeigh December 2016 I trail thee my Lord. I follow wherever you lead. You are my savior. Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate for Mental and Invisible Illnesses -Author of Articles, Stories and … Continue reading

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TJ’s Household Haiku – Water lilies

by Teresa Smeigh – December 2016 Water Lilies drift colorfully across the pond. Lovely drenched in rain. TJ’s Household Haiku

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Haiku Horizons prompt “safe” number 146

Haiku Horizons prompt “safe” number 146 by Teresa Smeigh December 2016 Lurking about the safe, Combination in their hands, The alarms sound off. Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses -Author Of Articles, Stories And Poems http://www.tessacandoit.comContinue reading

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Three Word Wednesday 506 – Haiku

Idiotic Sue by Teresa Smeigh October 2016 Lacadaisical, Idiotic Sue was known For her harebrained schemes. Words: Harebrained, adjective: ill-judged, rash, foolish, foolhardy, reckless, madcap, wild, silly, stupid, ridiculous, absurd, idiotic, asinine, imprudent, impracticable, unworkable, unrealistic, unconsidered, half-baked, ill-thought-out, ill-advised, ill-conceived, … Continue reading

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Haiku Horizons prompt “Row” number 143

Haiku Horizons prompt “Row” number 143  by Teresa Smeigh September 2016 Rows and rows of chairs Set out to hold the people Watching the concert. Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses -Author Of Articles, Stories And Poems … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge #62

(5) Words: | PAUSE | OVER | STRENGTH | AGE | CHANGE |   Age by Teresa Smeigh October 2016 Age changes us all. We have to pause between movements. Our strength slows us down. We tend to overdo it! … Continue reading

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RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #122 Power&Race

The Race by Teresa Smeigh August 2016 The power race starts. Otto gets warmed up quickly. Otto stubs his toe. Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For Mental And Invisible Illnesses -Author Of Articles, Stories And Poems http://www.tessacandoit.com http://www.finallyawriter.com

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Weekly Writing Challenge #61

Five Words: [ BROKE – JUDGE – STORY – BRIDGE – LAKE ]   The Judge by Teresa Smeigh October 2016 Judge’s Story Broke news that Sunday. Bridge in lake. Can’t cross it! The Judge was sitting drinking, Proud as … Continue reading

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