Living the Life (Haiku Series #144)

Checking My Wallet

Father of the bride

Totaling up wedding bills—

Empty bank account

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Tasty Favorite

BLT for lunch

Scratch lettuce and tomato—

Lovin’ my bacon!

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Rash Decision

Seeing plant’s beauty

Wading into lush ivy

Poisons today’s plans

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Always Near (Haiku Series #143)

Encouragement

Facing life’s problems

Alone in harsh wilderness—

Hearing Father’s voice

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Restoration

Lord’s steady hand cares

Removes life’s withered, dark past—

Prunes with love and grace

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Answers

Every morning

Faithfulness and righteousness—

God’s channel broadcasts

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Life’s Lessons (Haiku Series #142)

Never a Doubt

Taking bolder steps

Overcoming challenges—

Life’s daily exam

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Full Plate

Deal with the present

Cope with today’s agenda—

Tomorrow can wait

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Morning Check

Best partner and friend

Feeling fulfilled and nourished—

Look in the mirror

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Day Ahead (Haiku Series #141)

Mindset

Ever shifting sands

Challenge life’s steady journey—

Changing paradigms

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Aim

New day, new focus

Meeting today’s challenges—

Feeling satisfied

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Intrigue

Mystery waiting

Hidden in darkest corner—

Flashlight discovers

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America’s Tour (Haiku Series #140)

Hawaii

Breakfast made for kings

Never complete without meat—

Taste “Spam” from a can

Kansas

Fast food history

Wichita’s college brothers—

World’s first Pizza Hut

Michigan

Red, blue, and yellow

Man of Steel’s most favorite—

“Superman” ice cream

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Fulfilling Hope (Haiku Series #139)

Trust

In midst of life’s storms

Lord’s encouragement builds hope—

Blessed hand of grace

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Promise

Led by the Spirit

Born into new life through Christ—

Righteousness brings hope

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Faith

Growing in our love

Finding hope’s meaning of life—

Believing in Christ

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Nature’s Calling (Haiku Series #138)

Captivating

Mountains to valleys

Earth’s blessed contrasts invite—

Highest to lowest

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Everlasting

Probing earth’s oceans

Endless waters reaching shore–

Never grows weary

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Spellbinding

Galaxy’s journey

Universe enriches life—

First contact with stars

Life’s Better Way (Haiku Series #137)

Impression

Sounding like Eeyore

Winnie-the-Pooh listens in—

Stop this gloomy talk

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Renewal

Negative self-talk

Pessimistic attitude—

Life needs makeover

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Crossroads

Look into life’s lens

Allow bright sunshine inside—

Turning a new page

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Time for Fun (Haiku Series #136)

Hunger Tingles

Craving nightly snack

Lover of potato chips—

Ready to “Pringle”

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Map Not Required

Montana?  Where’s that?

Easy to find, just look up—

Under the Big Sky

A typical summer Big Sky (captured near Big Timber in August, 2019).

Rainout

Shortest baseball game

First batter up, downpour starts—

Hit it and quit it!

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Life’s Morsels (Haiku Series #135)

Exploration

Perseverance roams

Ingenuity flies high—

Planet “Mars” explored

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Discovery

Hidden by dense woods

Living through generations—

Treasured, seasoned home

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Harvest

Sowing fertile fields

Nurturing with tender care—

Tomorrow’s goodness

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