Tuesday, October 02, 2007

October 2 Haiku

firetruck pjs

just knowing they're there -
sirens heard on a cold night,
stories in pjs

This haiku is in response to the One Deep Breath prompt: boyhood.

11 comments:

Becca said...

It's good knowing they're home and safe, isn't it? Great photo and haiku :)

paisley said...

and i am sure there is a fantasy in every little boy to ride on one... swinging off the side!!!!!

very well done
excellent combination

Greggo said...

very nice! there used to be an old retired firetruck at a park i went to when i was a kid, and it was the most popular place in the playground!

madretz said...

I was *just* playing firetrucks with our neighbors son. Boys certainly seem to love them, don't they?

get zapped said...

Precious! You expressed this so well.
Btw, I couldn't see the photo ;(

Sandy said...

True "mother" words!

Oh, and I have read that book, it is good.

the laughing gypsy said...

so tough and yet so fragile.

great verses!

Roswila said...

Fabulous photo. That first line goes to the heart...

Jo said...

Oh this is so like home!

Jenna said...

Digging the pajamas. WoO!

Quietpaths said...

Every mom's contentment - that all are home safely. Wonderful photo and the poem is so fitting.