Posts Tagged ‘escape’

Noisy Chapel Refuge: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

March 8, 2015

You know rev’rence is/
poor when you want to go to/
the hall. It’s quiet.

Leave Your Prison: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

February 24, 2014

You’re throwing off the/
shackles of what others said/
you should be. Now, BE.

Heeding The Mountains’ Call: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

October 8, 2013

Mount Timpanogos at sunset calls to me
When the mountains are/
calling, taking a photo/
just doesn’t cut it.

Giving Her Control: Revolutionary ImproVerse Rhyming Haiku

October 19, 2012

She felt as though she/
had no control, so I gave/
it back. It’s now hers.

Or
it back. She must do.
Or
… so I quit
helping her escape.

Written after my daughter claimed she had no control in her life, then called me begging me to come get her from a treatment center she could leave on her own.

The Frozen Not Chosen: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

April 12, 2011

Aloha! I’m bummed/
I wasn’t the one chosen/
to escape frozen.