So Many Stories


So many stories—
who dares to anticipate
which one will come next?
~~ ~~ ~~
So many stories—
some told by fearless prophets
in the wilderness.
~~ ~~ ~~
So many stories—
toss away the serene ones
and hold fast the fierce.

© 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
More Three Word Wednesday: “Anticipate, Fearless, Serene”

Posted on August 28, 2013, in Counted verse, senryu, Three Word Wednesday and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 14 Comments.

  1. Where does “three word Wednesday” originate and how does one play along? These are delightful and intriguing poems.

  2. I’d love to know too…:)

  3. Great haiku set MMT! The first I love! It’s spot on in simple logic!


  4. I love these especially the last the fierce stories are always the ones you want to read.

  5. most excellent
    i do hold fast to the fierce
    at least in my dreams


  6. And so true, especially on the web.

  7. I sleep better with the serene ones.

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