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Coffee-making Mayhem…#npm2018 #NaPoWriMo #GloPoWriMo #senryu #haibun

stainless steel coffee maker on stove

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“Did you pour water?”
As gasping sounds emerge from the coffee maker…

 

“Why wouldn’t I?”
a quick check of the machine anyway…

 

Reveals a coffee-maker filled with coffee.

 

But not water.

 

“Fool of a man! Less poetry, more coffee-making!”
As a hastily-added caraf of water pours into a thirsty machine!

 

WordPress alert …
occupational hazzards
of a poet

 

first published in Failed Haiku 28, April 2018

#GloPoWriMo #NaPoWriMo 2/30 (voice)

 

UPDATE: for dVerse Haibun Monday – Unconventional (pubtended by Jilly)

 

 

 

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17 replies »

  1. You had me at coffee.. but now I am laughing clearly and loudly! Such priorities – how does one choose?! The best part of this is how it makes me feel so much the better about myself.Not alone; not alone. 🙂 Thanks for sharing your unconventionality!

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