Posts Tagged ‘recognize’

His Bright Red Sweater: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

August 12, 2015

Going to visit/
an old family friend,/
eyesight failed me./
I couldn’t find him/
in the crowd./
Then someone told me:
“He is there!/
in that bright red sweater!”

He always wears/
bright red sweaters./
How could I forget that?

Recognize Good In Us: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

December 1, 2013

Why are we grateful/
for people who “put up” with/
us? Who says we’re bad?

Great Thought Thinker: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

October 15, 2013

It takes a great thought/
thinker to recognize great/
thoughts when they are thunk.

Not Smiling: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

September 15, 2013

I had never seen/
her not smiling. It was hard/
to recognize her.

Recognizing Superman: Romantic Blogging Haiku

April 23, 2013

Decades ago, she/
called me “Superman”. I now/
recognize I am.
Years past, she called me/
“Superman”. Finally, I/
recognize I am.

You Are, Recognized: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

April 11, 2013

It’s not that I think/
you’re fabulous, but that I/
recognize you are.
It’s not that I think/
she’s fabulous, but that I/
recognize she is.

Making Myself Known: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

August 2, 2012

Orange shirt, Olympic Torch, Tower of London, Day one of Dave's London 2012 OlympicsThey yelled “There’s that guy!”/
‘neath the Tower of London./
In one day, I’m known.


Recognizing A First Meeting: Revolutionary ConTexting Iambic Haiku

August 17, 2010

I’ll be the one there/
with the bouffant Kramer hair/
and Eastside polo.