Posts Tagged ‘match.com’

#FiveWordsToMariah Too Late: Romantic ImproVerse Poem

July 7, 2015

Background: In July, 2015, a dating site held a contest: Send Five Words To Mariah (Carey) for a chance to see her “live” in Vegas. I, of course, wrote something brilliant … but forgot to send it in on time.

We’re hopeful, not hopeless, romantics.

Driving To A Blind Date: Romantic IMprov Haiku

May 26, 2015

She stared and smiled at/
me, eyes gleaming, thrilled to meet,/
until I stood up.

Not Enough Attention: Romantic Haiku Lament

May 22, 2011

She craves attention.
Write, call, text, ask her out, woo.
It’s still not enough.

Playing With Matches: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

February 11, 2011

Dont play with matches/
if you’re not ready. Burning/
others hurts you both.

Missed Going Away: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

July 8, 2010

If I went away,/
I doubt I’d even be missed./
There’s plenty of fish.