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Back Roads- Haiku
by Joy Marsh
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A little patience and understanding is all you need to enjoy the beach...


city dwellers flee
beach traffic melts the highway
back roads welcome me


 
 
 
 
 

 

 

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Reviewed by Annabel Sheila
Here! Here! I can't take the conjestion of the cities...give me a back road anytime...glad I discovered another Ku writer. This one is great Joy!

Anna
Reviewed by John Domino
Amen!
Reviewed by H. Lena Jones
Those terrible exhaust fumes alone would drive anyone out of the big cities. We stopped off in Aruba during our recent cruise. Traffic was bumper to bumper in the city. Could hardly breathe. Running for the beach seems the thing to do, expecially for the lungs. Good one, Joy! Great shot of the congested city too!

God Bless
LOL
Lena

Reviewed by Gloria Buono Daly
Those hot summer Fridays rushing off to Hamptons or the Jersey Shore. Wonderful haiku. Thanks for sharing this. My best, Gloria
Reviewed by J M
Getting away from big cities to the simple joy of beaches is captured wonderfully in your poem.
Reviewed by A PAX
LOL
yes
on to Fire Island

people in the cities appreciate the weekend in a vastly appreciated way LOL
Reviewed by Theresa Koch
I love this and I love the backroads~*
Reviewed by C. McGovern-Bowen
well said, joy! this is the time of year to eschew beaches and seek out those dusty, forgotten haunts!
peace to you during these dog days of summer,
carolyn
Reviewed by Regina Pounds
Joy, the brevity of the haiku form gets straight to the heart of the matter...yet you open the imagination to a vista of endless possibilities as I travel along those backroads...

Wonderful invitation to let the mind wander...

Gina
Reviewed by Phyllis Jean Green
Really, really nice. B r a v a !! 'Pea' <3
Reviewed by E T Waldron
Excellent message in this ku, beautifully written, Joy!
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader)
really nice ku...one of my favorite styles.
Reviewed by Susan Sonnen
I love backroads and I love this haiku!

Susan
Reviewed by Rhonda Galizia
It's those little Asides...that bring some of the greatest spiritual freedom.........and the beach, instead of buildings! They can surely blur our view, eh?

Great haiku, Joy!

Love, Rhonda
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Back roads are a respite from the madness of highways; nicely done, Joy. Thank you for sharing this haiku. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
There is nothing like a great back road. I was in Ontairo when the Queen highway had to be closed down because the pavement became too hot! Hot summer :-) Great Haiku!
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
I think the back roads are truly the best, too, Joy.
Reviewed by Peter Paton
Joy

I have often found the back roads are the best and quickest way to get from point A to point B...

Educational haiku...;)

Peter
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