Posts Tagged ‘elderly’

Impromptu Sing-Along: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

August 12, 2015

Amazing Grace Impromptu assisting living singing with string quintetThe stringed melody/
in the nursing home,/
did not make me weep,/
but my eyes watered/
and my soul was touched/
upon hearing the/
impromptu quivering voices/
of those aged folks/
whose lives have found
His Amazing Grace.

Simple Cough Death: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

January 6, 2013

A simple cough is/
inconvenient for us but/
Death to our parents.

Caring: Romantic Email Poetic Lament

February 17, 2012

She claimed she cared for me

but what did she ever see

of my kids’ agony?

My lack of destiny?
My parents elderly?

Courtroom travesty?

Lack of money?

My self-destructive propensity?

She only cared

that for her I was there

when she was needy.