This is R Todd’s second appearance here at Pure Haiku. When he doesn’t have his nose in a book reading about literary criticism, or busy writing some stuffy essay for class, he can be found pulling out his hair in trying to relay an image in just 17 syllables… because haiku are fun? Find out more about him at R Todd Writes
Crime is the cancer
That’s destroying this city
And I am the cure.
© R.Todd Henrichs 2016
I chose this haiku because it made me smile and think of Batman! It also made me think of my positivity even through the most wretched times – a positive outlook, I was frequently told, is a cure in itself…