A Haiku from my Wife

When the world gets crazy this lady does all the right things to make me smile and keep me balanced.

New Year New Mantra

To believe is to do and the way to see it through starts and ends with you. Capable am I to boost my spirits high. Take a chance and defy I. via Daily Prompt: Capable ©Megan Matos, January 2017 Header image downloaded from Pexels.com


Tangled are the lights in the box of decorations
bumping bellies with the ornaments and tinsel garland
Handmade treasures filled with memories that are worth more than gold

Halloween Haikus

All haikus are written using the three words written in italics above the poem from a random word generator.  Gossip, attic, coffin The Gossip Sister’s rumors spread from the attic etched in their coffins Curiosity, train, ghost Curiosity brough the ghost upon the train to new dimensions Hope, knife, spider “But it’s our last hope!”…


Slice off the foil top exposing the core. Line up for center. Slight pressure. Twist clockwise. Again, again, again, again, again, again Grip tightly in one hand. Firm hold in the other. Pull. “Thwap” The pressure releases. Tip bottle downward. listen for the “clap, clap, clap” watch the achromatic liquid tumble round the glass. Spirits…

My anxious life

My mornings start with an extra snooze Shuffle feet Brush teeth Furnish an outfit Work commute Clammy palms Cloudy head Chewed fingernails Shredded cuticles – tender and bloody Breathe. Cue the cadence of thoughts What if… Then what… What now… What’ll I do if… Begin irregular heart beats If this happens…what if…if this happens…what if…if this happens…what…