Tiered Haiku

5-7-5
My laconicism
lives and breathes behind the shade
shielding my ego

3-5-3
I can see
its heaving chest which
says, “slow down”

2-3-2
Will my
brevity
end me?

1-2-1
Or,
will I
thrive?

© Christopher Rupley 2015

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