September Height Day 15:  The theme for today is creation.  For some reason I cannot add the link back to Haiku Heights, so here it is.


a single story

telling a love of labor

my one single creation

creation story

how our present world began

a big bang theory

something from nothing

add a dash of everything



The challenge at Real Toads today revolves around using the word bottleneck as inspiration for a poem.  Sometimes I read blog posts or articles that are completely wrong, but people don’t check sources, only hear bits of information that support their erroneous beliefs, or just make things up.  There is no reasoning with these zealots. 

Bottlenecked brain;

ideas in and out.

New information clogging

up my thinking,

trying to change my beliefs.

These words don’t fit

my view of the world.

The facts must be wrong,

not my little corner

of the world thinking.

Telling me to scrap the

ideas I held to be true,

but I just can’t.

My brain is bottlenecked;

I don’t know what to