Two dimensional

                            Juxtaposing light and dark

                             Black and white at play…



This is my first time joining in the haiku challenge at Jenn’s blog. For more info check it out here.

… and here is some mid-week relief – weird & whacky words to delight and astonish…

Bumbilical cord – the fixed connection between two teenage lovers walking with their hands in each other’s back pocket!

Sighchological warfare – the practice, between a married couple, of letting loose a sigh of displeasure that is just loud enough for the partner to hear, but subtle enough that it can be denied if called to account



  1. Carol on January 25, 2012 at 8:35 pm

    Terrifc haiku ~ like your whimsy too ~namaste, carol (A Creative Harbor) linked w/ Sensation Haiku 

  2. Ria on January 25, 2012 at 8:55 pm

    Great haiku –
    really love the definition of sighcological warefare!!

  3. Karen on January 25, 2012 at 9:31 pm

    That's a great take on the prompt. Love your whacky words too.

  4. tara tyler on January 25, 2012 at 9:42 pm

    yay, mish! i love it! glad ou opted in =)

  5. Alex J. Cavanaugh on January 26, 2012 at 12:44 am

    I like the second definition because it's accurate!

  6. Jenn @ You know...that Blog? on January 26, 2012 at 4:03 am

    Nicely done, and a great description! Thanks for joining us 🙂
    LOVE Sigh-cology! Going to use that for sure!!

  7. shelly on January 26, 2012 at 1:58 pm

    Mish: You're incredible. Your Haiku was great. The funky words have me eye brains crossing.

    • mish on January 26, 2012 at 3:25 pm

      @Carol ~ thanks for the support & nice to meet you!

      @Ria ~ it's a classic, isn't it?

      @Karen ~ there's nothing like some whacky words to beat the mid-week drag…

      @Tara ~ it took me long enough to join… glad to be here.

      @Alex ~ careful now *wags finger of warning* you don't wanna go there… *chuckles*

      @Jenn ~ awww… I'm glad to be on board. 🙂

      @Shelly ~ has anyone ever told you that you're good for a girl's ego? 🙂


  8. G-Man on January 26, 2012 at 9:41 pm

    Thanks for visiting, and your Haiku was Fantastic.
    Every Friday I host a little writing prompt called Friday Flash 55
    All you need is a plot, a central theme or character, and it has to be EXACTLY 55 words!
    Stop by and see what people write about. You are more than welcome to play
    It's creative, it's challenging, and it's FUN!
    It sure helps honing your writing skills

  9. The Golden Eagle on January 27, 2012 at 1:33 am

    Wonderful haiku!

  10. Susie Clevenger on January 27, 2012 at 4:46 am

    Wonderful haiku…a poetic description of silhouette

    • mish on January 27, 2012 at 3:15 pm

      @G-Man ~ thanks for the visit & invite, sounds interesting… I'm SOOO tempted…

      @Golden Eagle ~ thanks for your ongoing support!

      @Susie ~ this may sound silly but it made me wonder… does that mean you get a non-poetic styled haiku?

  11. Jenn @ You know...that Blog? on January 30, 2012 at 2:54 pm

    Welcome aboard, Mish! Very nicely done 🙂

    • mish on January 31, 2012 at 11:41 am

      Thanks Jenn! I’m glad I signed up for the challenge. 🙂

  12. becca givens on February 1, 2012 at 5:11 am

    Welcome to Sensational Haiku … like your take on the prompt!  I've always wanted to use the word "juxtaposing" … well done! 🙂

  13. mish on February 1, 2012 at 9:51 am

    Thanks Becca. The word does have a delightful ring to it… 🙂

  14. Suzy on February 2, 2012 at 6:39 am

    nice haiku and love the definition of sighcological warfare. thanks for dropping by my blog.

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