Carpe Diem Special #93, Jack Kerouac’s 4th “playing basketball”

Our Carpe Diem challenge today is to write a new haiku, inspired by Jack Kerouac’s, in his spirit, sense and tone

playing basketball
– the lady next door
watching again

© Jack Kerouac

My response…

she watches
all the lithe young men
cock a hoop

Smiles, love and laughter
© John Belchamber 2014

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About jrbsays

Just a regular married father of three type of guy. Writer of Haiku, founder of www.DementiaJourneys.com and other bits and other bobs.
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One Response to Carpe Diem Special #93, Jack Kerouac’s 4th “playing basketball”

  1. “cock a hoop” sounds like a phrase right out of Mother Goose! 😉

    Whiffs of Kerouac

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