Mother’s Day Haiku

English: Mother's Day cardInspired by Mom

Teacher, healer, guide and friend.
In a word: Mother

Led by Mom

Mother’s direction –
She teaches navigation,
Along life’s river.

Protected by Mom

Fearless guide of life
Navigates treacherous paths,
Protecting her child.


OK, I admit it, these are Senryu, not Haiku.  And I further admit that they’re a little late in response to the Carpe Diem prompt for Saturday.  Given the topic and meaning behind them, I still felt compelled to write them. 


About ewdupler

Gene is an avid outdoorsman, loves reading and is known to put pen to paper (well, he types) as an amateur poet.
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One Response to Mother’s Day Haiku

  1. Khaula Nazir says:

    This was real nice. I wrote it on a card I gave to my mom today. (It’s her birthday.)

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