Posts Tagged ‘southern’

I Wasn’t Born In Dixie, But … : Revolutionary Blogging Haiku

May 18, 2018

Jes cuz I warn’t born/
down South in Dixie, don’t mean/
I can’t still love her.

Afternoon In A Surprise Museum: Revolutionary ImproVerse Free Verse

February 26, 2015

McKissick Museum at University of South Carolina - drum and dugout canoe in Native American Low Country art exhibitAs the southern
evening bells
I banged
the skin drum
and sang:
“Yah, yah hey yah hah!”

Then rubbed I
the dugout canoe,
and dreamed,
and cared not
who heard my chanted prayer,
nor that I got splinters
in my hand.

I thought of she
and he,
and that they
might be better.

But observational joy
is never a contest.


Fulfilling Fantasies: Romantic ImproVerse Haiku

May 8, 2014

She keeps fulfilling/
fantasies: Young, a doctor,/
southern literate.

Southern Surprise Sunset: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

October 25, 2013

Southern Sunset at Lake WinneconneI looked for the sun/
to set too far north. When I/
found it, I rejoiced.