Grimace (Haiku)

Haiku prompt: Haiku heights

I usually prefer to smile, but sometimes life throws a grimace at me too. Balance of life maybe?

The topic for prompt 317 is GRIMACE.

Staring at the sly

contours of your face, waiting,

searching for a smile

© Apurva

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About Apurva

Graphic Designer by profession and passionate vegan by choice. I love sketching, reading, dancing, writing and of course designing, mostly infographics.

Posted on January 13, 2014, in haiku and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 40 Comments.

  1. searching for a smile
    finding only a grimace
    what did I say wrong

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  2. I like how this haiku makes me visualize one actually searching her face for a smile. Thank you for visiting my site. Hope to hear more from you!

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  3. I like your haiku
    Made me smile, and I’m not sly;
    You don’t have to search!

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  4. Your haiku is very sweet.

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  5. Lovely !

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  6. Oh dear ~ don’t wait ~ just run away from sly contours!

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  7. I love this!! I hope she was able to coax a smile from that face after all!

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  8. I love this! Made me think of my husband.

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  9. Apurva, I am sure you made him smile.Nice Haiku!

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  10. Very well worded Apurva 🙂

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  11. How romantic is this Apurva!

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  12. Loved the artwork included…nice alliteration…I think that’s the term! Will have to brush up on my prose terminology now that I’ve joined this meme! Thanks for your visit♪

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  13. This is beautiful 🙂 Smile is what makes the day 🙂

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