Saturday, March 31, 2012

March 31st, 2012

These haikus are trite,
banal and not very fun:
and still I plod on.

March 30th, 2012

JJ and Erin
came to poker last night and
I got super drunk.

March 29th, 2012

Teachers complain that
the behavior they're seeing
needs to be addressed.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

March 27, 2012

Not interesting,
not fun, not cool, and not all
that bad really: work.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

March 26, 2012

My mind is spinning
with all the bureaucratic
mess of this school year.

March 25th, 2012

An angry parent
offers critical judgements
of me and my work.

March 24th, 2012

Lunch on the Back Porch
went better than ever but
one bluegrass grouch called.

March 23rd, 2012

Wow, embarrassing.
I have to go back and write
four days of haikus.

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

March 21st, 2012

I don't mind the kids
so much, it's the parents that
make teaching so hard.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

March 20th, 2012

Do all the things, play
all the games, write all the blogs:
have all of the fun?

Monday, March 19, 2012

Sunday, March 18, 2012

March 17th, 2012

Five in a car, three
sick from the smell of corned beef,
and now I'm freezing.

March 16th, 2012

No golf today due
to rain on the coast but we
drank beer with Megan!

Thursday, March 15, 2012

March 15th, 2012

I can't believe it.
The display on my laptop
has gone dark. Have strength.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

March 12th, 2012

When I stood to speak,
I wasn't nervous: "Save these
teachers' jobs" was all.

Monday, March 12, 2012

March 11th. 2012

Daylight Savings Time
means an hour more of golf
an hour less of sleep....

Saturday, March 10, 2012

March 10th, 2012

In the DJ booth,
the phone rings and it's someone
who loved the last song.

March 9th, 2012

Golf with my buddies:
Hope, jest, and competition
in equal supply.

Thursday, March 8, 2012

March 8th, 2012

In the waiting room

a father sleeps. The nurse calls:

"Dad?" and smiles. He wakes.

March 7th, 2012

Your favorite song
plays, your heart sways, and you know
the joy of body.

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

March 6th, 2012

We took a step back-
I mean- he took a step back.
I will remain still.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

March 5th, 2012

A haiku contest
entry form waits in my bag.
Could this be the year?

Sunday, March 4, 2012

March 4th, 2012

Two lovely people
were wed today- silent stars
in each others' skies.

Saturday, March 3, 2012

March 3rd, 2012

Yes, she takes a long,
long time to get ready but-
I have no complaints.

March 2nd, 2012

Why won't they invest
in the education of
our youth, the future?

Friday, March 2, 2012

Thursday, March 1, 2012

February 29th, 2012

Today was leap day.
I'm writing this tomorrow.
So many meetings........