Posts Tagged ‘shock’

She Loves His Work: Romantic IMprov Haiku

May 22, 2016

It had been said so/
often it became classic,/
but hers was his first.

OR
Said so often, it/
was a classic line. Then she/
told him. He’s still shocked.

Soccer Ball In An Icy Ditch 6 Months Later: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

December 19, 2015

Lost soccer ball in an icy Utah cow pasture ditch, Dec. 2015

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The things we do for/
our kids may shock us more than/
it surprises them.

Perspective — His Friend Had A Stroke: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

February 1, 2015

The most important/
Game of the year and one huge/
Fan doesn’t care much.

Feeling Again Through Frozen Feet — I’s Just Gotsta #2: Revolutionary ImproVerse Free Verse Poem

January 17, 2015

Walking into Utah Lake and the Spanish Fork River, January, across snow and ice: tennis shoes and footprints in the river bottomThe pain
pulses
through my peds.

I can’t rememberBare feet in the sand, Utah Lake, January, Sandy Beach and the Spanish Fork River
why I stepped/
onto the ice
and snow,
then
into the gently flowing
melted
river.

Was it to prove Footprints in the river bottom mud, January, Sandy Beach, Utah Lake
that I could do it?
Was it a memory
of polar bear dips past?
Was it a beach,
and I’s just gotsta?

Or was it just/
to experience the shock
of being able/
to feel
again?

Doc In Yer Window: Romantic ImproVerse Rhyming Haiku

May 9, 2014

As a doc, she was/
shocked to learn that “warm goo” meant/
nothing sexual.

Surprise Reconfiguration: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

April 11, 2013

It’s a shock when you/
must reconfigure your life/
unexpectedly.

F Bomb Dropping: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

October 25, 2012

She dropped the “F bomb”/
on me in our first evening /
and I didn’t mind.

Spirit Soaring Touch Shock: Romantic IMprov Haiku

July 16, 2012

It’s always a shock/
to touch you and learn that you/
still soar my spirit.

Who Are God’s Hands: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

March 5, 2011

It’s often a shock/
who steps up to extend His/
love to those who fear.