Church Mouse (a Haiku)

Hello dear readers and followers, today I am presenting another Haiku … I seem to be on a roll for writing Haiku lately … and I have no rhyme or reason as to why this is so … but I do enjoy the challenge of their concise format …


Church Mouse (a Haiku)




I hear church bells ring

Did an elder church mouse die

Grey clouds always cry





Ivor Steven (c) Sept 2021

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G'day, and welcome to my blog site. My name is Ivor Steven, I live in Geelong, Australia. I'm an ex-industrial chemist, and a retired plumber, and a former Carer of my wife(Carole), for 30 years, who suffered from severe MS. I Write poetry about those personal thoughts, throughout and beyond my life as a Carer. I've been blogging for over 2 years, and writing poems for 19 years. Of course a lot of my poems are about my favourite subject Carole, but since I've been blogging my writings have become quite varied, humourous, mystical, observational, and even a few monster/horror poems.

35 thoughts on “Church Mouse (a Haiku)”

  1. You are still the King of Haiku, Ivor! You can pack so much truth and importance…and evoke so much emotion…in your little 3 line 5/7/5 syllables-count poems! πŸ™‚
    🐁 🐭 πŸ€
    (((HUGS))) πŸ™‚
    PATS and RUBS to Sir Frankie! πŸ™‚

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  2. This chimes like a tolling church bell! I haven’t written any haiku for ages…

    Can’t think why that is
    Maybe it’s because I can’t
    Write a short sentence.

    Or is that a senryu? 😝

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