Posts Tagged ‘robin williams’

Sunset Yawp: Revolutionary IMprov Iambic Free Verse

May 9, 2016

I feel
a great deal
of melancholy
folly
going on.
It’s not fun.
But I’ll face the setting sun
and again soulfully yawp
like Uncle Walt
Whitman.
Carpe Diem.

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Daily Uncle Walt W. Change: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

January 20, 2015

She asks me: What will/
your verse be? Answer: It’s new./
I write it daily.

Being Tall Enough I See: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

August 22, 2014

I’m tall enough for/
her, Oh Captain! My Captain!/
I mount desks and see.

Being Tall Enough: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

August 22, 2014

I’ll stand up on the/
table, Oh Captain! and be/
tall enough for her.
OR

I’ll be tall enough/
for her, Oh Captain!, because/
I climb up on desks.

What Now? RIP Robin #4 (Open Mic Tribute) : Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

August 14, 2014

Oh Captain My Captain Robin Williams Open Mic Speak For Yourself tributeI don’t know if I/
should stand on the table or/
dance with a vacuum.

AND

Getting Permission To Be Who I Am (RIP Robin #3) : Revolutionary Rhyming IMproVerse Haiku

August 13, 2014

His passing is hard/
because he somehow gave me*/
permission to be.

OR

*us

His Verse Mine (RIP Robin #2) : Revolutionary improverse haiku lament

August 11, 2014

My verse was and is/
and will be, in part, because/
he dared to be him.

RIP Robin: Revolutionary improverse haiku lament

August 11, 2014

When you’re always told/
that you’re “just like” someone, it’s/
hard to learn he’s died.

I Cried At Her Compliment: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

June 8, 2013

Mt Nebo, butterflies, wild flowers, Patch Adams, Robin Williams, me.She said seeing me/
with butterflies and mountains/
recalled Patch Adams.

Where Self-Confident Went: Romantic ConTEXTing Poem

March 27, 2010

Will she/
embrace/
me?/
Or in my face/
c/
a Robin Williams look-alike,/
turn and race/
screaming ‘YIKE!’/

Often I’m confident;/
sometimes I don’t know where it went.