Archive for January, 2012

Prove My Muse: Romantic IMprov Limerick

January 11, 2012

I had to always prove/

that she was my muse,/

because she couldn’t, /

(or wouldn’t,)/

through mere haikus.

Teach Me With Your Smile: Romantic IMprov Sonnet

January 11, 2012

 Will you teach me,

 and let me see

 how you’ll reach me

 without poetry.

 Send your smile

 from your sweet face.

 Rest your gaze awhile;

 fill my empty space.

 Talk to me deep

 with dulcimer tones.

 In my mind creep

 through touch, computers, phones.


 Then, at last, when we again meet,

 I’ll savor your wisdom with no repeat.

Thinking In Haikus and Blues: Revolutionary IMprov Rhyming Haiku

January 11, 2012

Sometimes I think in/

haikus. Sometimes I think in/

Blues. Sometimes I rhyme.

God’s Observation Frustration: Revolutionary IMprov Rhyming Poem

January 10, 2012

I can’t take credit for beauty’s Creation,/

but I will acknowledge my observation./

I view and grasp glory sans hesitation,/

from the grandest sunrise to the smallest crustacean./

Sometimes, I can feel His frustration/

as others walk the world in blind libation.

Joie de Vivre Brings Stupidity: Revolutionary Blogging Rhyming Haiku

January 7, 2012

53 degrees and sunny, so I left the convertible top down. It snowed that night. Utah weather!Sometimes, in my zest/
and joy for life, joie de vive/
brings stupidity.

Healing Solution: Romantic ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

January 6, 2012

In the past we’d have /
lain with the pain to heal. Now,/
that’s no solution.

You Can Speak Now: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

January 6, 2012

I was so glad to/
be able to say something,/
I didn’t let you.

My 5:39 p.m. Commute – Dad Called It: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

January 4, 2012

My father was right./
He told me: “There is beauty /
everywhere.” There is.

Long Gone Woman Pain: Romantic ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku Lament

January 4, 2012

How does it feel to/
Know I write in pain about/
You, long gone woman?