Posts Tagged ‘freedom’

Sexuality Reality Free: Revolutionary Rhyming ImproVerse Poem

November 21, 2013

When the reality/
that I don’t* worry/
about my sexuality/
finally/
hit me,/
I became free.
OR

*shouldn’t

Lightening Fast Honkers: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

September 10, 2012

Geese fly fast in the/
howling lightning storm, honking/
power and freedom.

OR
Geese flying into/
the teeth of a lightning storm/
look free and … (no words).

OR
Geese fly into the/
howling teeth of a lightning /
storm. Power. Freedom.

Happy To Disagree: Revolutionary IMprov Rhyming Haiku

August 29, 2012

Though you and me may/
disagree, we should be glad/
we have voices free.

Freedom Or Obsession? Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

August 2, 2012

I write and speak of/

things I’d never dared. Am I/

obsessed or just freed?

What Is Amazing: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

June 19, 2012

A friend, relative and active-duty soldier “in country” commented on my 2500th poem posting with “That’s amazing Dave!” This is my response, with gratitude, to him.

Amazing? Not so./
Folks put their lives on the line./
That’s what’s amazing.

Memorial Day Privilege Reminder: Revolutionary Haiku

May 27, 2012

Memorial Day/
tells us: Freedom’s not our right./
It’s gifted privilege.

From the dictionary: priv·i·lege (noun)
1. a right, immunity, or benefit enjoyed only by a person beyond the advantages of most

To Those Who Serve And Protect Freedom: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

May 15, 2012

You remain, daily,/
in my prayers. Whatever your/
role, thanks for freedom.

Independence Day, Part Two: Romantic Blogging Haiku

June 29, 2011

The funny thing was/
she’d already taken her/
Freedom. He gave naught.

OR

Freedom. He gave Nichts.

Freedom On Independence Day: Romantic Blogging Haiku

June 29, 2011

He gave in to her/
wish, and gifted freedom for/
Independence Day.

You, Creator: Revolutionary Haiku

June 13, 2011

Getting off rackets/
starts your new life of freedom./
You’re the Creator.