Posts Tagged ‘sin’

I’m Not Powerful Enough To Ruin Lives: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

February 12, 2017

Can I ruin the /
life of another or just/
change the road they’re on?

Ancestors Protect Me Like Military: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

February 12, 2017

To get to me, bad/
has to get through them.True for/
sailors, ancestors.

*Similar to the U.S. Navy commercial “The Shield” found at https://youtu.be/bBtCI8QrQtE
BYU Museum of Art "Nativity" shows ancestor angels surrounding me, protecting me from sin

Two Friends At Sin’s Door: Revolutionary IMprov Sonnet

September 29, 2015

Two friends
now stand at the same door
I had once entered
and exited, before.

One is heading out.
One might go in.
One is fleeing darkness.
One might embrace sin.

She who is leaving,
(as I also learned,)
knows the folly of entering;
knows evil should be spurned.

I will weep for joy as the one comes out,
and cry in anguish ‘til the other turns about.

Returning To Him: Revolutionary ImproVerse Rhyming Haiku

November 4, 2014

If you leave Him due/
to sin and not doctrine, the/
return’s easier.

Who I Am Really: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

August 17, 2014

I want to believe /
the bad I did then is not/
the good I am now.

I Learned My Lesson: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

March 5, 2014

She was my friend. How/
can I judge her for sinning/
how I used to sin?
OR

She was my friend. How/
can I judge her for doing/
what I used to do?

Baptism And Sacrament Remission: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

January 7, 2014

Both baptism and/
Sacrament can remit sins/
if done worthily.

What She Should Do: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

October 12, 2013

I finished the book /
I started with her*. She should/
read chapter 13.

OR
*She made me start

Enjoying Guilty Thoughts: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

September 10, 2012

Feeling guilty for/
thinking, not doing something/
you shouldn’t? Progress!

Sin’s Burden: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku Lament

September 2, 2012

The burden of sin/
makes the tray of emblems seem/
even more heavy.