So I figured for this post I would focus on amateur haiku. But, with a twist. The amateur poems you are going to read over the next few days are by rock stars.
The following three-line poems were written by good-natured musicians who were willing to play along and indulge my request that they give haiku writing a shot.
Many remember Rick Springfield from his time in the 80s as Dr. Noah Drake on the soap opera “General Hospital.” It was a time when you’d also find him sporting a pink suit and feathered hair singing his hit “Jessie’s Girl” from his hit album “Working Class Dog.”
When Springfield had to reschedule a recent New Jersey concert due to illness he sent me the following haiku announcing his rescheduled show.