Lapse in Judgement *

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Mistakes happen easily, forgiveness is harder.


*Note: my song choice for this challenge Nothing Like Us by Justin Bieber: Cover by Bri Tolani

The top 3 reasons for divorce,

#1 Money (my mom would say, โ€œWhen money problems walk in the front door, love flies out the window.โ€

#2 Intimacy if your limbo isnโ€™t in sinc eventually you hit

#3 Infidelity The reality is infidelity fundamentally changes your marriage. It erodes trust and leads to a breakdown in communication. Sooner or later, infidelity usually catches up with you which is why it is one of the leading causes of divorce.

If youโ€™d like to know the other eight reasons you can find them here

Written for:

Steam Heat (haiku) *

Photo by Jou00e3o Cabral on

days heat scorched sidewalks~

early evening rainfall cools~

fog rises blurs view~


*Note: For your listening pleasure a little CCR with a great video, enjoy!

๐ŸŒŽโœŒ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’™ Take care, be safe.

The Fern Unfurls

This is my first poem ever to be published. Iโ€™m overjoyed that one of my haikuโ€˜s was chosen out of so many other wonderful entries for publication at Pure Haiku. Many thanks to Freya Pickard and the artist Elisa Ang whoโ€™s art (shown above) was the inspiration to us all.

You may read my haiku at

As always a video to watch and music you might enjoy ๐ŸŒŽโœŒ๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’™ Take care, be safe.