Archive for May, 2013

Karaoke Memory Tears: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 25, 2013

Thinking of my girl/
singing “Since the day I left/
Milwaukee” brings tears.

Pioneer Music: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 25, 2013

In Pioneer Park,/
an old man plays pioneer/
music: Led Zeppelin.

We’re Good To Our Parents: Revolutionary ImproVerse Rhyming Haiku

May 24, 2013

Some day when I’m old/
and gray, I hope my kids will/
treat me that same way.

Parental Responsibility: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 24, 2013

It was my parents’/
job to tell me *to change shirts,/
not some teenage girl’s.
Or
not one of my friend’s.
Or
*my shirts stunk.

Zombie Resurrection Connection: Revolutionary ImproVerse Rhyming Poem

May 24, 2013

Zombie Connection in UtahProps to my son /
for making the connection /
between Utah’s obsession /
with zombies /
and the Mormons’ belief/
in the Resurrection.

Zombies And The Resurrection: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 24, 2013

Utah’s obsessed with/
zombies. Is it because of/
the Resurrection?

Where’s The Joy? Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 24, 2013

If “Man is that he/
might have joy”, why don’t Utah/
men look real happy?

Time Passes, Seasons Change: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 23, 2013

Full moon light shines through a Utah lilac tree in bloom, May, 2013Lilac-scented full
moon’s light. I’ll have to make them/
both mean something else.
Or
I absorb the full
moon’s lilac-scented light and
know things grow and change.

Who Are Pioneers? Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

May 23, 2013

List’ning to honor
placed on pioneers, I am
thankful for Mother.

The Witness Of The Witness: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

May 23, 2013

Elder Russell M. Nelson waits to speak at Scandanavian Heritage Festival, Ephraim, Utah, 2013You walk in. You see/
him, and you know: There is a/
servant of our Lord.
Or
You walk in. You see/
him seated, and you know*: There/
is a man of God.

*feel