Archive for May, 2015

Careful! You Still Know How To Sharpen! Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 25, 2015

Lessons from Boy Scouts -- Totin' Chip rememberedYou may not think you/
recall Scout lessons, but your/
sharpened hatchet does.

Memorial Day Remembering: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 25, 2015

Veterans' Memorial at Springville Memorial CemetaryI have no reason/
to be here except to say:/
“I remember. Thanks.”

Priorities: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

May 24, 2015

It’s nice to find a/
woman who’s okay letting/
dirty dishes wait.

Analysis Paralysis: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 24, 2015

When I’m told that I/
Should not analyze so much,/
I ask: “Why not ask?”
OR
When told I shouldn’t/
analyze so much, I’ll ask: /
“Why not? Who says so?”

Creeper Recognition: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 24, 2015

I warned my daughters: /
“Stay far from creepy guys.” I/
have few female friends.

Noisy Church: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

May 24, 2015

Some churches have loud/
kids. Some have whisp’ring grown-ups./
Both can be controlled.

Preoccupational Muse: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

May 24, 2015

I may write about/
other women, but she’s who/
preoccupies me.

Why Keep Writing: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 23, 2015

That last piece was just/
so I could keep my goal of/
writing once a day.

Watching And Waiting: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku Lament

May 23, 2015

I keep watching and/
waiting, when common sense and/
logic say: “Move on!”

Running Into Walls: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

May 21, 2015

I ran into a/
wall today. I didn’t see/
it coming. It hurt.