Posts Tagged ‘selfless’

Selfless Paridise Pity Party: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku Lament

January 12, 2017

I won’t ruin their /
paradise by telling her/
about my heart ache.

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Thank You, Whitney! Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

December 17, 2012

Whitney_gifts_Dec2012 - a young woman suffering with her own illnesses put together these holiday packages for other young women in treatmentWhy is it often/
that folks who struggle the most/
have the biggest hearts?
[A young woman suffering from chronic illness heard about my daughter’s plight (and other women in treatment with my daughter) and prepared holiday packages for them … prompting this poem.]

Why She Tans: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

August 29, 2011

We ask so often:/
“What would you like?” we forget/
to fill our own needs.

OR

She so often asks:/
“What would you like?”, she forgets/
to fill her own needs.

Like Mother, Like Daughter: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

April 17, 2011

She cares intensely./
Her worry overwhelms. Why?/
Then I meet her mom.

OR
She selflessly cares./
Her worry overwhelms. Why?/
Then I meet her mom.