Being Cool and Uncool


I. cool

the elm tree shades
patches of grass
sipping lemonade


II. uncool

left sitting alone
headlights pass by
stood up


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Image: Picnic Under the Trees – Julius LeBlanc Stewart,

Words: haiku, senryu, c.b.w. 2016

Part of the 2016 April Poem A Day Challenge (via Poetic Asides on Writer’s Digest) for the April 19 prompt: cool/uncool