“Get Back To The Temple!” She Said: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

May 17, 2018

Once upon a time/
my Sunday School teacher said: /
“Shape Up!” So I did!

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Liking All That Nature Stuff: Revolutionary Blogging Rhyming Haiku Lament

May 10, 2018

She heaved a deep sigh/
and said her guy liked that “stuff”./
He’s sad ‘midst treasures.
A backyard of daisies, poppies and other wildflowers, NW Georgia, May 2018

Hard To Work: Romantic IMprov Haiku

April 30, 2018

One should not be in/
love, in the next room, playing/
romantic music.

Mutually Exclusive Lifestyles: Revolutionary Blogging Rhytming Haiku

April 26, 2018

You can’t expect me/
to live creatively if/
I must do fact checks.
OR
Don’t expect me to/
live spontaneously yet/
deliberately*.

*deliberately. adj. 1. Done with or marked by full consciousness of the nature and effects; intentional

Finally Learning Life’s Lessons: Revolutionary Blogging Sonnet

April 26, 2018

My early life seemed always
to play the same old song.
I lived a decades-long phase
where I was told “You’re wrong.”

Everything I did or said
was corrected or changed.
It at last went to my head.
I felt foolish and deranged.

In my effort to change my life
I took another way.
I dumped corrective strife.
It seemed foolish to stay.

Now I see the truth of my strange and weird way:
I’m at last honest. Now I must be certain of what I say.

Will I Go Silent? Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

April 26, 2018

When you’re always wrong,/
perhaps you’ll learn to not speak,/
or check facts better.

Chosing My Words Carefully: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

April 21, 2018

There are times when my/
response seems trite. It’s ‘cuz I/
must do it justice.

Today’s Highlight Is Simply More Beautiful: Revolutionary IMprov Free Verse Gratitude Poem

April 21, 2018

Today,
Gulls in flight, St. George Island, FL, April 2018
I saw gorgeous seas,
billowing golden clouds,
bright blue skys,
frothy waves,
elegant birds,
majestic trees,St. George Island FL lighthouse with wildflowers
bright and colorful wildflowers,
lush landscapes;
a fantastic sunset;
but when I viewed
a picture of my granddaughter
for the first time,
I simply muttered,
softly:
“Beautiful!”,
and wept with joy.
St. George Island causeway sunset, April 2018

Where Under The DaVinci Sun (aka It’ly!?! Who’s in It’ly?!?) Revolutionary Email Haiku

April 14, 2018

I’ve watched her grow,up,/
spread her wings, fly, fly away!/
Can she suggest where?

What’s My Dream? Revolutionary Blogging Haiku

April 11, 2018

Folks ask “What’s your dream?” /
If I don’t know, it may be/
that I’m living it.