Posts Tagged ‘haiku’

Good Lesson For All: Revolutionary Blogging Haiku

July 11, 2019

An adm’rals daughter,/
she still slept ‘neath bridges ’til/
she got herself straight.

Nike Rags Footware Honor: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

July 5, 2019

Some former football player (under contract to a shoe manufacturer) said that the “Betsy Ross” flag was offensive, so Nike removed shoes with the flag from their lineup. This is my response:
New Nike footware: Valley Forge blood-stained ragsNike’s new footware/
should be torn and blood-stained rags,/
like at Valley Forge.

Fill In The Gaps Despair: Revolutionary Blogging Haiku

July 1, 2019

You do what you should./
Then what? Do you stretch yourself?/
Or fill gaps with fluff?

Goldfinches With Sunflowers: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 30, 2019

Ripping out lawn to/
plant wildflowers brings wild birds./
A double bonus!Goldfinches on Wildflowers

Just Because Good Music: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 30, 2019

Just because I don’t
like something musical does/
not mean it’s not good.

Peach Pit Planting Alliteration: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 29, 2019

Remembering I planted peach pits and a butterfly bush near my redneck birdbathI plant peach pits near/
butterfly bush and bird bath.
Can I remember?

A Tail, Chanting: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

June 28, 2019

After her tale, it/
was tempting to chant loud and/
long, but we didn’t.

Drowning Out Machines Yawp: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 28, 2019

The machine next door/
grinds on and drones loudly, but/
my yawp drowns it out.

Her Voice, Raised: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 20, 2019

In the end, it won’t/
matter if your voice was heard,/
just that it was raised.

(See her blog “Front Porch Sense”)

Remember Those Goals? Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 20, 2019

I’ve stopped meeting my/
goals. Should I start over or/
return and repair?