My Week in Haiku — week 8

Adventures in dentistry, madam-turned-maid, and a rodent port-a-potty

Linda Kowalchek/L.K. Smithe
4 min readDec 24, 2023

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Like they say, teeth one day, gone the next. Or something like that.
My week began with dental work on the lower right quadrant of my mouth in preparation for upper and lower partials. Everything went smoothly. The dentist and her assistant did me a phenomenal job. The tons of Novocain I was injected…

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Linda Kowalchek/L.K. Smithe

Writing about real life. Proponent of the passive voice and bringing “that” back. Member of the typewriter generation. Reach me at Linda.kowalchek@gmail.com