Posts Tagged ‘wordplay’


When you say haiku,

I say gesundheit,

give you a tissue.


When you say tanka

I say you’re welcome –

we are so polite.


When you say meter

I think therefore iambic.

Tell me you are too.


Can you play on words?

Maybe if they all had wheels

they could play on you.


(c) 2012, 2016  Betty Hayes Albright


(A re-post – plus this was also posted on “Gramma Krackers” a couple of years ago. My apologies to those who have already read it.)


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