Monkey Business

The following silly poem was inspired by this week’s Haiku Horizons prompt and the headache I had on Sunday. I have a more traditional haiku posted at The Dance of Life. Β Enjoy!


2016-02-16 13.06.05

My friend the monkey
baptized me with coconuts.
Ouch! My aching head.

Called doctor for help,
“Keep away from all monkeys.”
His expert advice.

She joined the wild apes.
My rejection – her demise.
Seek counsel wisely.


Inspired by the prompt at

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