Posts Tagged ‘Fosse fingers’

Surprise And Joy At A Fireside: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Free Verse

August 28, 2016

How oft/
have we gathered,/
’tis eventide,/
to listen to calm,/
soothing/
music,/
followed by/
pulpit thunder.

What a great surprise/
and fun joy/
to expect deeply spiritual
teaching,
but first
get Broadway show tunes
and ragtime
from the pulpit instead.

Some wouldn’t applaud.
(It’s the chapel, you know!)
But those
in the know
held up Fosse Fingers
and waved Jazz Hands.

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Fosse Fingers Ragtop Surfing: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 5, 2014

After years of hand/
surfing in my rag top, I/
learned a new *dance style.

OR (originally)
*surf