Posts Tagged ‘flowing’

Locks Of Hair, Flowing: Revolutionary IMprov Sonnet

February 18, 2013

Locks of hair, flowing,/
cascade down her shoulders./
The sunlight catches it, glowing,/
causing suitors to be bolder.

She, fearful, hesitates,/
to take that first stride./
Having learned, too late,/
that it’s sometimes a bad ride.

Yet he, not spurned,/
presses on to know her more./
For in his wisdom he’s learned/
what trust and faith are for.

Those traits, correctly called upon, can unlock the actions/
that make fear undone and open up life’s passions.


Perfecting Flows: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

December 5, 2012

She kept correcting.
Like a stream making straight lines,
I was perfected.

Results Of A Drought: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

September 15, 2012

When words stop flowing,/
like when a river dries up,/
a fertile field dies.

Words Change Water: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

June 21, 2012

Like words flowing o’er/
flowing water, let my verse/
change your molecules.


Like words spoken o’er/
living water, let love’s verse/
change pained molecules.

A friend told me about Dr. Masaru Emoto’s books Messages From Water 1 and 2, discussed at She said that words have power to actually change water molecules … and probably the way people feel. This inspired me to write the haiku above.

Glowing Growing Flowing Words: Revolutionary Rhyming IMprov Haiku

June 9, 2011

Your muse repeats my/
flowing. Words set you glowing./
Yours get me growing.