Category: Poetry

Cruise Overview (in haiku)

Cruise Overview (in haiku)

Hey Team, I’ve been sitting here staring at this blank page for a little over twenty minutes now trying to decide what I’d like to write about the Princess Cruise that a handful of twittering travel folk were invited on (and I got to tag along for some reason). I think one of the big…

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Anniversary Sonnet

Anniversary Sonnet

Hey Team, Today is the “official” one-year anniversary of Amtrekker. Although yesterday was the 365th day thanks to leap year it was July 4th, 2007 when this adventure began. I’ve said it before but it’s still tough to believe things are still going. I gave you haikus on day 100. I gave you limericks on…

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200?!

200?!

Hey Team, In honor of my one hundredth day amtrekking I composed a few haikus in and effort to expose my soul to the world. Now I’m knee deep in my TWO HUNDREDTH day. So enjoy the limericks. There was a homeless dude named Brett He took all the adventure he could get He’s just…

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Ode to Amtrekker

Ode to Amtrekker

Hey Team, I’m not good at being cold I miss warm weather I’ve even been told It won’t get any better I spent the whole day Wandering the city If only it were May It wouldn’t be such a pity Went to Wendy’s for a meal Listened to bums fight What’s the big deal? Is…

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How long?!

How long?!

Hey Team, In honor of my one hundredth day amtrekking I’ve composed a few haikus in and effort to expose my soul to the world…I think. Vagrant, nomad, bum He wanders the continent Completing the list Without the strangers And their wonderful kindness I would be nothing How many more months It’s not for me…

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