Welcome! It has been a week since the last time I posted a poem, and that means it’s time for another! I wrote this poem for a contest that NASA held, in which entrants were asked to write Haiku about the planet Mars. Unfortunately, I was one of over 1,600 poets who misunderstood the instructions, and whose entries, therefore, were never submitted. The only positive aspect to this disappointing scenario is that I can now share my Mars Haiku with you here, which I shall now do without further delay:

Mars Haiku