Posts Tagged ‘hide’

Another Slam Poem – Seattle Daughter’s Voice: Revolutionary Email Free Verse

January 20, 2015

My Dad,
who left us
after I left,
has grown fat
and confident.
He seems to not give
a shit.

My Mom,
who stayed
after I left,
and who was still there
when I returned,
has grown fat
in her self-loathing.

And I,
somewhere between,
hide in my room,
wishing I could scream


Sharpen Your Tools: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

January 10, 2014

She hides from what she/
needs most: The chance to sharpen/
her tools and her mind.

Where Women Are: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

September 16, 2013

She hides in bushes,/
by paths, wanting to explore/
but never daring.

Sad And Lonely Spring Evening: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku Lament

March 28, 2013

It’s such a sad and/
lonely evening, even the/
full moon is hiding.
hides his face.

Withdrawing From Friends: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

November 5, 2012

I don’t understand/
friendships where you withdraw or/
hide when you’re strug’gling.