Category: death

Chains of maile brush the river, mesmerized by meandering death. —Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark…

Chains of maile brush 

the river, mesmerized by 

meandering death. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

The more alive one becomes, the more one feels death watching. This is good. —Red Leaf Haiku by ©…

The more alive one 

becomes, the more one feels death 

watching. This is good. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

Death has an open door for the dead and a locked door for the living. —Red Leaf Haiku by © John…

Death has an open 

door for the dead and a locked 

door for the living. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

What’s funny about jokes is there’s a bit of death behind every one. —Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark…

What’s funny about 

jokes is there’s a bit of death 

behind every one. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

Mistaking death for sleep is one thing. But never mistake sleep for death. —Red Leaf Haiku by © John…

Mistaking death for 

sleep is one thing. But never 

mistake sleep for death. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

Never has there been a more misinterpreted friend to life than death. —Red Leaf Haiku by © John…

Never has there been 

a more misinterpreted 

friend to life than death. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

A slight giddiness is normal upon learning death has come and gone. —Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark…

A slight giddiness 

is normal upon learning 

death has come and gone. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

Fittingly, the rays of death from his eyes match the color of her hair. —Red Leaf Haiku by © John…

Fittingly, the rays 

of death from his eyes match the 

color of her hair. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

Death fears nuclear weapons, for one day they may leave him no more work. —Red Leaf Haiku by © John…

Death fears nuclear 

weapons, for one day they may 

leave him no more work. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

Death hides not beneath a hood, but among us, where he walks unnoticed. —Red Leaf Haiku by © John…

Death hides not beneath 

a hood, but among us, where 

he walks unnoticed. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer