Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Time



Self - centered, cruel,
Flies away in harmony,
Refusing to wait.

Uncontrollable,
Epics recorded in time,
Defines history.

Play by the second,
Minutes ticking beside you,
Resigned to this hour.


This Haiku is shared with Tackle It Tuesday and the Prompt is Time.




30 comments:

  1. that's awesome ........very apt

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  2. Flies away in harmony,
    Refusing to wait.
    Uncontrollable,

    Exactly Green. Time just flies away. We have to manage it! Nicely!

    Hank

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  3. Time flies. We can't control it or slowing it. Really a good triplet on time. Good job. Thank you for participating in Tackle it Tuesday.

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  4. well penned haiku ~ yes, uncontrollable time ~ (A Creative Harbor)

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  5. I loved the last haiku~ Simply terrific :) :)

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  6. How very true.. Well said!! :)

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  7. I'm sorry. I did not understand the poem. What is wrong with me? Am I that clueless about poetry? Haaayyy... Still, I loved the other ones. Good day from the Philippines :)

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    1. That's absolutely fine .... even I didn't understand what I was writing ;-)

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  8. On this day ~ the day of my birth ~ your poem speaks volumes. (another to copy and tuck into my book of amazing poetry)

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  9. My mom always told me that time goes by more quickly, the older you get - she was right again....I like to think that someday the sci-fi dream of time travel will be possible!

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    1. Yeah ... that would be real fun :-)

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  10. Never resigning ... but being brave is ... well ... brave, hmmm? Thank you for your visits to my blog ... good for my soul ... Love, cat.

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  11. Beautiful description! Nice set indeed :)

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  12. Time is indeed self-centered....doesn't listen to anyone...just continues to move on at its own pace, one second at a time!

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