march of the rooster,
feathered feet lifted up high
with confidence rules
Note: the rooster is Edgar Allen Poe, a Chinese Silkie chicken who rules the roost in these here parts 😉
I am an Australian poet, writer, blogger, psychologist, wife, mother of two children, autism and environmental advocate, and mad animal lover
a rooster called Edgar Allen Poe, a rooster haiku, cockadoodledoo, Gabrielle Bryden writes a haiku about a rooster, he has a strange crow like the sound of a strangled barbarian but not too loud, national poetry month
April 9, 2015 at 12:37 pm
He might have a bit of Frizzle in him as well.
April 9, 2015 at 1:50 pm
I always love seeing the critters around your home…and how they inspire your poetry. 🙂
April 10, 2015 at 5:05 pm
they do inspire 😀 thanks Charles
April 11, 2015 at 11:58 am
A confident, goose-stepping rooster 8-D Careful you don’t end up with Animal Farm. 😀
April 12, 2015 at 11:28 am
hahaha I nearly included the goose stepping in the haiku but changed my mind
April 15, 2015 at 12:23 am
that made me smile!
April 15, 2015 at 4:13 pm
thanks Juliet – he is a very funny rooster 🙂
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