Posts Tagged ‘curb’

Hurt Instead Of Help: Romantic Blogging Free Verse Lament

July 19, 2014

Don’t you hate it when
you try to help,
but hurt instead?
And leave her
standing on the curb,
or staring at her phone,
or leaning, hands limp, on the keyboard,
or slouched in her chair,
or sitting in her car,
or slumped against the doorway,
heart breaking,
and wondering:
“What the hell
just happened?”


I Don’t Deserve The Curb: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Hiaku

July 17, 2010

I do not deserve/
to get kicked to the curb for /
being nice and kind.

Kick Me To The Curb: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poetic Lament

March 12, 2010

Why did you kick me/
so completely
/to the curb/
and out of your life?/
The nerve!/
Or is it because you’re a wife/
and mom?/
Is that how come?