Posts Tagged ‘get up’

Early Morning Washing — Thanks, Mom! : Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku Lament

January 21, 2016

When the washer runs /
above your head, you wake up,/
get up, and write more.
OR

When the washer runs /
above your head, you’re forced to/
get up and write more.

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Saturday Morning Choices: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 10, 2014

Saturday morning: The bed is emptyMy choices are: Stay in/
bed and dream of her, or get/
up and change the world?

OR
I’ve choices: Stay in/
bed and dream of her? Or get/
up and change the world?

Welcoming Sunrise: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

April 6, 2013

Greeting the sunrise, Ephraim, UtahAs long as I’m up/
to greet the sun, it will be/
a great day for me.
Or
As long as I’m up/
in time to greet the sun, it/
will be a great day.

School Bus Alarm Clock: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

March 12, 2013

Children running to/
catch the school bus remind me/
that I should get up.

We Don’t Criticize Falling: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

November 9, 2012

Baby's 1st steps: Learning to walkWhen we guide our kids/
as they learn to walk, we don’t/
criticize their falls.

Filling My Head: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

January 6, 2011

Poetry about /
you filled my head this morn, but/
I couldn’t get up.