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


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

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!”