Posts Tagged ‘breakwater’

Why We Keep The Lower Lights Burning: Revolutionary Blogging Haiku Lament

September 27, 2016

Even when you’re a/
bright light, we need to keep the/
lower lights burning.

(Boat wreckage on rocky breakwater)

(Young star pitcher Jose Fernandez killed in boating accident — no lower lights)

The Gospel song “Let the Lower Lights Be Burning” sung by Johnny Cash


Rock Stack Lighthouse: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

June 1, 2016

Stacked Rocks Lighthouse, Lake Winneconne sunsettThe rocks that I stacked/
with my hands still stand. Who knew/
there’d be a lighthouse?

Rock Stack Under Wave Attack: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 1, 2016

Rock Stack with Builder's Shadow and West Wind Waves, Lake Winneconne, WisconsinThe builder had to /
admire his work quick, before/
Nature destroyed* it.

Rock Stacking Cheat: Revolutionary Blogging Haiku

June 1, 2016

She said: “Stack rocks based/
on how they fit.” Cement blocks/
make it easier.

Spanish Waves: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 6, 2013

Waves on the San Sebastian Breakwater, SpainThree Spanish women/
walking on the strand, time waves/
captured forever.

Too Distant Lakeshore: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku Lament

May 9, 2013

I wish the cairn rocks/
were closer. I’d go build some/
and feel much better.