Posts Tagged ‘burn’

Joyful Jalapeno Burn: Haiku

July 30, 2019

Fresh tomato jalapeno salsa - July 2019What exquisite joys/
summer brings: Fresh tomatoes,/
jalapeno burn!


Sunset Friendship No Burn: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

July 3, 2016

No burn sunset holdingWhen you become friends/
with the sunset, you can hold/
it and not get burned

Milwaukee Deutsch Legacy: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

February 28, 2014

How’djah cutcha?/
Burnyah? What car we takin?/
Da truck? Dialect.

Banking The Fire Until Later: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

August 11, 2013

If you’re cautious with/
fire you can bank it ’til heat’s/
more useful later.

Easing Your Return Burn: Romantic ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

August 24, 2012

I know how you yearn./
Plan well for your return. I’ll/
try to ease your burn.

Wildfires To Wildflowers: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

July 3, 2012

American Fork Canyon wildfire, July 2012Wildfires burn canyons/
beautiful. I weep and hope/
for spring wildflowers.


As a beautiful/
canyon burns, I weep and pray/
for spring’s wildflowers.

Full Moon Flames: Revel ConTEXTing Haiku

May 4, 2012

Full Moon Fire Burns Diseased Wood and MemoriesA full moon rises/
over my banked fire as I /
burn old diseased wood.


The full moon rises/
over my banked fire as I /
burn dear memories.

Rhubarb Strawberries Vanilla Ice Cream: Revolutionary Blogging Rhyming Haiku

September 15, 2011

Strawberry rhubarb and vanilla ice cream at the end of the summer haikuRhubarb. Strawberries./
Pinch of sugar. Small pot. Heat./
Summer’s ending treat.

After I flipped the spoon out of the pot onto my hand…

Summer’s final burn.Summer rhubarb burn

Frigid Lake, Singed Chesthairs: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

May 7, 2011

Burning my neighbor’s /
brushpile, I singed my chesthairs./
The frigid lake calls.

When Men Design Kitchen Items: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku Lament

April 28, 2011

Who would design a/
cooking pan set with metal/
handles? Prob’ly men.