Posts Tagged ‘promise’

Promises Broken, Apologies Unspoken: Revolutionary ImproVerse Rhyming Haiku

January 4, 2013

When promises are/
broken do apologies/
need to be spoken?

When Tomorrow Becomes Yesterday: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku Lament

December 9, 2012

The tomorrow you/
promised you’d call me in is/
now turned yesterday.


The tomorrow you/
promised you’d call me in just/
turned to yesterday.

Testing The Magic: Revolutionary Email Haiku

November 28, 2012

Since I said I would, /
I thought I’d try. I wonder/
if this magic works.

How I Sometimes Wake Up Alone: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku Laments

August 13, 2012

The following is a series of haiku I wrote this morning, all with a similar theme.

Promises Unfulfilled 7:33 a.m.
With beauty the Rose /
beckoned me. When I bent for /
her scent, there was none.

I’m Back In The USA! So? 7:43 a.m.
What’s good in being/
back when there’s still a lack of /

My Drug, Your Addiction 7:47 a.m.
You are still my drug,/
as I’m still your addiction./
The difference? I write.

Truly Too Busy For Me 7:59 a.m.
I knew that you were/
too busy for me. Still, I /
had hoped otherwise.

Maybe She Intensity 8:02 a.m.
Someday, maybe, my /
deep intensity will be /
attractive to she.

Listening To Old Tapes: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

March 15, 2012

I called as promised./
When you didn’t answer, I/
listened to old tapes.

Not Keeping My Promise: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

March 17, 2011

I promised I would/
not bother you but I guess/
I like you too much.

She Drives The Bus: Revolutionary Blogging Haiku

February 3, 2011

Although I saw her,/
(and she, me), I let her drive/
the bus, as promised.

Promises Full Moons Can’t Hold: Romantic Improv Haiku

January 20, 2011

Last night’s full moon held/

so much promise in her face./

Now she holds nothing.


Tonight, she holds nichts.


Tonight, bitte, nichts.

Another Promise Flares Out: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku Lament

July 9, 2010

Like shooting stars, her/
evening promises streak thru/
the night, then vanish.