This poem is quite boring This poem’s not interesting This poem is monotonous This poem is tedious This poem is repetitious This poem is repetitiousThis poem’s unimaginative This poem is repetitive This poem is repetitive This poem is unimaginative This poem is repetitious This poem is repetitiousThis poem is tedious This poem is monotonous This…
Oh we’re still in lockdown three Yearning to be free But you won’t find me whinging Instead I’ve started binging Boxsets, booze and food Whatever takes my mood I’m looking quite a state I’m more than overweight But it’s hard to really care If I’m not going anywhere And since I’m staying here I’ll have…
Today I have nothing of worth to say But it appears that I’m saying it anyway And when I have nothing to convey Bad poetry often becomes my mainstay Indeed on this blog there’s a fine array Of underwhelming haikus on display It’s a tactic I tend to overplay In my quest to post something…
Please be mine On this day of Valentine It’s not like you have a choice So you might as well rejoice Because you are my wife And that’s a job for life Unless of course You have grounds for divorce But you’ve stuck with me this long To leave now would be wrong And if…
Trivial haikus Statistically speaking Are quite popular
Once a young man travelled to Reading He didn’t know where he was heading He was aiming for Slough But he won’t go there nowCos he’s far too late for his wedding
There was a young man from Reading Who was worried about viruses spreading The television news Only served to confuse Now he was also scared of viral shedding
February is a short month Even when it’s long But if you think that brevity Makes it easier, you’re wrong February is still quite hard The weather is still cold And the days are still much shorter Than I’d like if truth be told Oh things improve toward the end Of February’s short stint Pay…
Today I felt obliged Not to write a haiku I think I managed to achieve Just that
Is it ironic That I would not read a blog That’s mostly haikus?
I must have gone insane I’m jogging again It seems a bit perverse There’s a voice inside my brain Telling me to train My conscience is a curse My goals I won’t attain I’m still in the slow lane I think I’m in reverse Running in the rain Doesn’t help much with the pain In…
Despite recent tub-thumping about vaccine supplies I for one have not taken my eyes off the prize For when this will be over, we are all none the wiser So I’ll forego my AstraZeneca and hang on for a Pfizer
People who click ‘like’ When I write rubbish haikus Are the ones to blame
On days when it rains I often think to myself I don’t much like rain
When I exercise I may release endorphins But they aren’t grateful
Sometimes my blog posts Improve when I edit them But this one did not
Look coolBuy clothes that are Overpriced at half price Though can any label improve Self-worth?
Misinformation Can easily cause you to Miss Information
Sometimes life is hard It seems like all hope is gone But do not despair Until you have checked the fridge If there is beer, there is hope
Dear IT support Thanks for your reply It didn’t really help In fact it made me cry I know how to send emails And I can use Excel (Though if I’m being honest I can’t use it very well) But when things just stop working I don’t know what to do And that is why…
They say there’s no point In crying over spilt milk Perhaps they are right But what if the spilt milk is The milk of human kindness?
New you Eat less, get fit Make healthier choices Soon you’ll find that you have become Hungry
Strongly held beliefs Are not, in and of themselves, Proof that you are right
It’s surely better When life does give you lemons To not accept them
When tasks Seem like too much Do one bit at a time And soon you’ll find that you’ve achieved Not much
Did we really have This many meetings back when Meetings needed rooms?
If I don’t ‘like’ it It does not always follow That I dislike it
As it is Friday I’ll probably have a drinkI drink on most days So I could not even think Of not drinking on Fridays
If we want to achieve change Everyone must do their bit Everyone except for me Sadly, I’m a hypocrite
Please do not worry I know the world seems broken But it always was
Sometimes a fact can be attacked for being inexact But it is, in fact, inexact to claim that a fact is inexact For then it would not be a fact Because a fact is backed by the exact An unbacked fact is not yet a fact Though it may yet become a fact when it…