Archive for December, 2009

To a Teacher Not Reading My Poetry: A Revolutionary IMprov Poem

December 22, 2009

A pity/
that thou/
who espou/
ses poetry/
so frequently,/
should not have steal
thfully tread well/
to the well;/
drank deep draughts/
of deep thoughts./

Not
for naught/
would your journey/
be,/
but, instead, you’d see/
me/
through my poetry.

On Being an Alpha Male: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poetry

December 22, 2009

Being the alpha male,/
I called you right away,/
so the trail/
wouldn’t go stale/
with any delay!/

Your turn!

Only Silly Guys Send Poems at 3:57 am: A Romantic ConTEXTing Poem

December 22, 2009

Bcuz U asked,/
He gave U sum1/
witty, smart:/
who likes music, art;/
who gets your mind, soul and heart;/
all U r,/
without wanting more./
What r U waiting 4?/
U asked!

Mundane Discourse vs. Witty Banter: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poem

December 21, 2009

Does all discourse need 2b witty?/
Does she always need 2b pretty?/
Or can conversation b mundane/
the way looks can b plain/
yet still do/
what they’re meant 2?

From a Parked-Car Question Late At Night: Self Discovery Inspired ConTEXTing Poetry: What Cyrano/Dave Wants

December 21, 2009

Twice 2nite/
the message came./
Sleeping and waking,/
the answer’s the same:/
Some1 with whom 2b/
enthusiastically/
passionate/
who can give it back!

To a Former Relief Society President: a Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poetry

December 20, 2009

Do you still like guys/
with short hair,/
in white shirts/
and Christmas ties?/
Or is a Cosby sweater/
better?

Getting U: A Late Night Romantic ConTEXTing Poem

December 20, 2009

Hi! I’m home!/
I’d love 2 phone/
or text. No. Call/
is all/
I want 2 do/
now/
evening is through./
Not take U 2 task,/
but just ask:/
Does the guy who/
gets U/
get U?

Thanks for Continuing Enlightenment: A Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poem

December 20, 2009

Again,/
and again,/
thank you/
for whatever you do./
Every time we are through,/
I’m enlightened./
Yet that’s not frightening./
It just is.

Sick Christmas: A Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poem

December 19, 2009

Ah!/
The joy!/
Christmas vacay starts/
with a sick girl or boy!/
2 many marshmallows/
4 the wee las or fellow!/
2 much candy!/
2 many sweets!/
2 much 2 eat!/
DumYum!

A Long, Boring Route 54 Metro Bus Ride Brain Stimulus Request: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poem

December 19, 2009

Yawn./
This bus ride is long,/
with nothing to do./
I wanna talk with you./
Stimulate my brain;/
avoid going insane.