Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Inner Voice: Haiku

Amid the clamor that is my life, it's hard to hear anything else. Given my nature, perhaps that's not such a bad thing.


An untrustworthy
oracle of the future:
What I tell myself.



[Do check out the poets' inner voices rising above the din at One Single Impression.]

9 comments:

Bobbie said...

I like this!! VERY true!

SandyCarlson said...

I know the feeling. Sometimes I substitute ironic for untrustworthy to see how it goes.

Jim said...

Pat, wow! To have an inner voice telling the future! I wouldn't even listen to mine if he tried that. Not trustworthy indeed. :-)

Have a nice outing with the kids. Hope the rest of the nights were quieter. I peeked at son riding his bike, that is great to watch. Of course I laughed. I helped doing that a few times myself.
..

Geraldine said...

It is so true! I totally agree.

fourwindshaiga said...

As in--I will start my diet tomorrow?

been there-done that

fourwindshaiga said...

As in--I will start my diet tomorrow?

been there-done that

gabrielle said...

the stories I make up are absurd, yet I convince myself they're true.
good one!

Tammie Lee said...

Wonderful piece.
Sometimes a life of experiences tells us which voices, thoughts we can trust and those that we can not.

Tumblewords: said...

Laughing - I so agree!

Rides to Heaven on a Gyroscope

A couple of months ago, I saw a client I hadn't seen for a number of months. Like more than a dozen people have in the recent past, she ...