Thursday, November 13, 2014

DMC: "Black Cat at Night" by Donna Smith

Black Cat at Night

fall night of shadow
chases black < cat > black chases
shadow of night fall

© 2014 Donna JT Smith. All rights reserved.

Bob Raczka has challenged us to write a monster-inspired haiku this month.  Click HERE for details.

To add your haiku to the monster mayhem, send it to TodaysLittleDitty (at) gmail (dot) com, or use the contact form in the sidebar to the right. All submissions will be included in the wrap-up celebration on November 28th, and one lucky participant will win a personalized copy of Bob's delightful new haiku collection:


  1. A palindrome haiku!! Love it! My hat is off to you, Donna.

  2. This is a gorgeous mood piece, Donna. And yes, you most definitely get brownie points for cleverness of form!

  3. Terrific Donna. What an image you've given us!

  4. Donna, the structure of this poem is so clever and unique and it works for the image you are conveying. Bravo!

  5. Wow--a haiku reverso of sorts. Impressive!

  6. Ooohh - intriguing. Thanks for sharing this furtive feline...