Posts Tagged ‘feet’

Feeling Again Through Frozen Feet — I’s Just Gotsta #2: Revolutionary ImproVerse Free Verse Poem

January 17, 2015

Walking into Utah Lake and the Spanish Fork River, January, across snow and ice: tennis shoes and footprints in the river bottomThe pain
through my peds.

I can’t rememberBare feet in the sand, Utah Lake, January, Sandy Beach and the Spanish Fork River
why I stepped/
onto the ice
and snow,
into the gently flowing

Was it to prove Footprints in the river bottom mud, January, Sandy Beach, Utah Lake
that I could do it?
Was it a memory
of polar bear dips past?
Was it a beach,
and I’s just gotsta?

Or was it just/
to experience the shock
of being able/
to feel


No Identity Crisis: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

August 17, 2014

I won’t need the marks/
to know who He is. I will/
feel His perfect love.

Foot Tight: Romantic IMprov Haiku

September 21, 2013

Do you still dance? Or/
have you locked up your heart and/
feet and mind and soul?

Shoes Backlash: Romantic ConTEXTing Limerick

July 31, 2012

I sole-fully complemented your shoes.
You woefully have me singing the blues!
I thought they were Candies,
‘cuz your feet looked so dandy!
I learned that’s not what hot women use!

Classical Feet Tapping: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

September 11, 2011

You want to find a /
girl who will tap her feet to /
classical music.

No Beach Toes Photos: Romantic Blogging Rhyming Haiku Lament

June 7, 2011

She’s not into you./
You know when she trips, yet sends/
no beach toes photos.

Where Her Feet Are: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

March 7, 2011

She likes her feet by/
her ears. That’s not far to pull/
them out of her mouth.

TV Personality Bare Skin Footage: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

September 12, 2010

TV Personality's Pedicurian FeetShe’s my shy TV/
personality who just/
sends bare skin footage.

*No model release was obtained for this photo. However, because these feet are not readily identifiable, and because the photo was sent of the TV personality’s own free will and choice, the poet, WordPress, and all other entitites are released from any contractual obligations.
Should, however, the TV personality request removal of the accompanying photo due to her extrordinary shyness, the footage will be removed.

The Reason For Red Pillows During Improv Street Poetry: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poem

August 9, 2010

During Vashon’s First Friday Art Walk, it’s not uncommon to see street musicians and artists on the city streets, busking for money from passers-by. Vashon Island has a unique, creative character (including bumperstickers that read: “Keep Vashon Poetic” and “Keep Vashon Weird”).
CyranoWriter David Kuhns street performance poetry at Vashon Island (WA) 1st Friday Art WalkDuring the August, 2010 First Friday Art Walk, I decided Vashon would be a great place to try “improv street performance poetry”, so, tip hat, red pillow, and signs in hand, I set up on a street corner and proceeded to spend two hours busking … doing street poetry. Usually the poems started with “Because this is Vashon/I can stand on the street/and invent funny rhymes/about the people I meet.” And then I’d go on to comment about the day, what they were doing, how they were dressed, etc.
The best responses came from families with children — they seemed to laugh the loudest when my Dr. Seussian poetry “hit home”.
And someone asked me about why I stood on a red pillow. There was no reason, really, (other than to say “Here is where the poet stands”), so I thought I’d make one up!

Red pillows/
protect feet/
when improv words flow/
from my mouth/
2 the street./
Unlike rhymes from fingertips,/
noise of lips/
can thud.

Absorbed Feet Arches: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

June 15, 2010

The arches of our feet/
skim gently across themselves./
We’re fully absorbed