Posts Tagged ‘self-protection’

Lack Of Trust: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku Lament

January 20, 2015

It’s fine that you don’t/
trust me any more. I don’t/
trust me much, either.

Why Hang Up On Her: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

October 18, 2013

Hanging up on her/
is not an anger issue,/
but self-protection.

Self Protect By Discovering Truth: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

September 13, 2011

Someone I was very close to said they needed to “protect” themselves by isolating. I wrote this after realizing sometimes we “cave” to protect ourselves, when what we really need to do is talk things through, so we can discover what is the truth, instead of just imagining what we THINK is going on.

To protect yourself/
it is best to discover/
what is really true.

Freudian Self-Protection: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poem

May 11, 2010

Sitting next/
to my X;/
She looked down/
with a frown./
There my hand rested, protecting my crotch./
Is that deeply Freudian, or what?