Posts Tagged ‘nativity’

Post Christmas Belief Statement: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

January 5, 2017

Though it’s past Christmas,/
pure snow and their faith remind /
me of the reason.
me: I still believe.
Winter, Victorian House, Christmas Nativity and lights, Springville Utah,


Nativity Brevity: Revolutionary ImproVerse Rhyming Haiku

January 14, 2013

On this day of your/
nativity, I’ll leave a/
note of brevity.

No Matter How Old: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

December 30, 2012

If you don’t feel safe/
in your nativity then/
you must cut the cord.

Dropping A Bomb: Romantic IMprov Sonnet

March 10, 2011

Whilst I dwelled
in her land of nativity,
she, from far away,
unleashed a bomb on me.

It was, as often is
in times of peace,
completely unexpected,
and the power it unleashed

flowed out and washed over
grey matter, heart and soul too,
and the feelings it uncovered
brought moistening eyes to view.

And then, like the sound of one escaping bomber plane,
she fell silent, and her words were not heard again.