Posts Tagged ‘Dad’

Dad Screams “Rare Bird!” — Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

July 2, 2016

When Dad screams at you,/
please leave your restroom to see/
the sacred and rare.
Albino purple grackle and mother in tree, Lake Winneconne, Wisconsin
Here is a shaky video of the albino purple grackle on the eastern shore of Lake Winneconne, Wisconsin, July 2, 2016

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Get Your Own Please! Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku Lament

April 19, 2016

Dad took my toothbrush!Four toothbrushes. One,/
blue, mine. Three, red, dad’s. Why did/
he grab the blue one?

Addendum: Just In Time — Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

April 4, 2016

Purple martin house at sunset, Lake Winneconne, WisconsinMy dad gave me a/
joyful high-five today:The/
martins’ scout found home.

Dad’s Text Requesting Angels: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

July 18, 2015

Her wise father said/
nothing about heavenly/
angels. Earth’s hosts came.

Seeing Hidden Nature: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

June 7, 2015

I’m grateful for a/
Dad and Grandma who helped me/
see hidden nature.

A Son’s Simple Statement On His Dad’s Birthday: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 4, 2015

My father is a/
good man. I am grateful that/
I came to his house.

Another Slam Poem – Seattle Daughter’s Voice: Revolutionary Email Free Verse

January 20, 2015

My Dad,
who left us
after I left,
has grown fat
and confident.
He seems to not give
a shit.

My Mom,
who stayed
after I left,
and who was still there
when I returned,
has grown fat
in her self-loathing.

And I,
somewhere between,
hide in my room,
wishing I could scream
“GO, PACK, GO!”

Dads’ Pain: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

December 7, 2014

Do dads ever get/
to be sad and to mourn their/
children and themselves.

Leave Brave And Return: Revolutionary Napkin Haiku

October 16, 2014

Speak for Yourself open mic poetry at Enliten Cafe', Provo, Utah -- and the kid in the red sweatshirtProps to the kid in/
the red sweatshirt — and Dad — who/
left and still returned.

Being Together: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

September 28, 2014

How do we make great/
families? These wise words from my /
Dad: “Be together!”