Posts Tagged ‘ConTEXTing Poetry’

Who We Are Where We Are: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

February 20, 2017

We must understand/
the difference between where we/
are and who we are.

God’s Way Is Different: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

February 20, 2017

Why do we care when/
we’re different? God wants us to/
be. Satan doesn’t.

Please Wash: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

February 16, 2017

After he’d emptied /
his glands, she only hoped that/
he had washed his hands.

She’s Legitimately Going: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

February 16, 2017

She didn’t want to /
talk to him, but *her going /
was legitimate.
Or
*she’s going/
legitimately.

Closet Romantic Not: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

February 16, 2017

I would like to claim/
I’m a closet romantic,/
but I’m surely not.

Don’t Call Her Beautiful: Romantic ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

February 8, 2017

Beautiful is more/
than groovy, Si!, but I would/
never call her that.

Teach Buzzing Beehives: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

February 8, 2017

When you teach Beehives/
you just try to stay alive/
without getting buzzed.

Lullabies And Apple Pies: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

February 8, 2017

He wants to offer/
her lullabies each night and,/
later, apple pies.

What’s In Her Hair: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

February 5, 2017

He wonders if she/
will let him replace her hair’s/
red flower with wind.
Red flower'd hair -- Springville Museum of Art

She Recognized Herself: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

February 4, 2017

“That’s beautiful!” Yes!/
It’s the subject matter AND/
her humility.