Posts Tagged ‘darkness’

Discerning Darkness Response: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

August 2, 2017

She’s learned to discern/
the darkness. Now she needs to/
choose to run from it.

On Inauguration Eve, No Fear: Revolutionary Napkin Rhyming Haiku

January 19, 2017

Some feared darkness may/
come down upon us. Then I /
heard me some harp blues.
Blues harp brings the light at Speak for YourSelf Open Mic Night, Provo, Utah, January 2017


She Lives Dark: Revolutionary ImproVerse Rhyming Haiku

November 15, 2014

She flees from the light./
She hates it when it is too bright/
So how can she see?

Local Black Hole: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

March 7, 2014

She takes light and joy/
and sucks them into darkness,/
like some huge black hole.
She takes my joy light/
and sucks it into darkness,/
like some huge black hole.

Bringing Me Out Of Darkness: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

December 2, 2013

Crawling out of a dark caveI see her profile/
crawling out of a dark cave./
She brought me to light.

From Darkness To Light: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

September 1, 2012

Lightening storm clouds mean Darkness into light clouds along I-15 near Provo, UTWhen the lightening is/
too frightening I can drive from/
darkness into light.

When There Is Hate, SHINE! Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

July 25, 2012

My niece Ashley, head of The Shine Project, wrote this piece about guilt after Alex Teves’ shooting death in the Colorado Theater Massacre. Her blog posting inspired this haiku:

Through the darkness shines/
what we let out, what we give,/
mostly love we share.

Leaping Into Darkness: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

July 15, 2012

Often we must leap/
into darkness and trust that/
Father will catch us.


Often we must leap/
into the unknown and trust/
Father to catch us.

Morning Person Versus Night Owl: Romantic ConTEXTing Poetry

April 4, 2011

The pity of/
being a morning person, love,/
is when U miss a chance/
4 nocturnal romance./

4 oft when/
darkness descends,/
and stars r uncovered,/
speak lovers.

Oklahoma Fading Moon Darkness: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poetry

March 23, 2011

I put a fading moon behind me
driving thru beautiful Oklahoma countryside
in darkness
until a gentle Tulsa sunrise.

I almost killed a rabbit,
but just missed.