Posts Tagged ‘daughter’

She Is Yet Young: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

March 23, 2018

Daughter in ruins of Chickamauga factory - orange brick and silver pipesSad when you learn your/
daughter writes as well as you,/
sans hope’s perspective.


Explore Everything Children: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

February 25, 2018

My daughter explores everything -- Instagram photosMy daughter explores
everything. Did I show her,/
or did* she teach me?
or does she teach me?

Father’s Day Wish With Jimi: Revolutionary IMprov Rhyming Poem

June 16, 2017

Jimi Hendrix memorial, air guitar, Renton, WAI hope my kids look back on today
and remember they had a dad who
taught them to play
left hand air guitar.

Defying Gravity Go Girl! Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

September 28, 2016

Remember the words/
and how they make you feel now./
Then, do what they say.

Connecting With My Daughter Far Away: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

May 10, 2016

Half a continent/
divided, yet by love and/
water connected.
Birds and Water Connect me with my daughter: Purple martins at Sunset, Lake Winneconne, WI, May 2016

It’s In Her: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

April 14, 2016

My daughter: Before/
she ran with wolves, she danced with/
salmon, spied turtles.

Validation From The One: Revolutionary IMprov Rhyming Haiku

March 11, 2016

It’s sad my daughter’s/
validation must come from/
others, not the One.

Great Daughter Memories: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

October 10, 2015

Happy Packer Backer memory with my daughterSome of my greatest/
mem’ries start with this phrase: “Once,/
my daughter and I … “

Flying To The City Of New Orleans, Crying: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

August 21, 2015

As I wait to fly/
to N’awleans, my daughter’s/
note moves me to tears.

Slide It To The Left, Yeah: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

July 23, 2015

In honor of my/
child and her mom, I let the/
Harlem Shuffle play.
In honor of my/
daughter, I didn’t turn off/
the Harlem Shuffle.