Why I Do Things My Way

I often do things my way –
Not some traditional way –
Let’s get that clear right away

Not for the sake of need –
Nor for the sake of show –
Nor originality –
Nor creativity

But because it works well –
And because it works better –
Than conventional ways –
For me

04.28.17

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Haiku H191

Do you prefer the
Reader’s Digest or Cole’s Notes
Version of something?

10.31.16

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Airborne Poem A015

Telling myself things
Others can’t hear cause
They’d misunderstand and judge

09.13.16

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Haiku H128

Tuesday night feng shui –
While it rains outside –
I need life’s weather to change

06.19.16

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Haiku H126

I make lights and place them –
To shed light on things –
Not keep the lights on

06.16.16

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