Posts Tagged ‘text message poetry’

Who We Are Where We Are: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

February 20, 2017

We must understand/
the difference between where we/
are and who we are.

God’s Way Is Different: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

February 20, 2017

Why do we care when/
we’re different? God wants us to/
be. Satan doesn’t.

Closet Romantic Not: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

February 16, 2017

I would like to claim/
I’m a closet romantic,/
but I’m surely not.

Don’t Call Her Beautiful: Romantic ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

February 8, 2017

Beautiful is more/
than groovy, Si!, but I would/
never call her that.

Teach Buzzing Beehives: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

February 8, 2017

When you teach Beehives/
you just try to stay alive/
without getting buzzed.

Lullabies And Apple Pies: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

February 8, 2017

He wants to offer/
her lullabies each night and,/
later, apple pies.

What’s In Her Hair: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

February 5, 2017

He wonders if she/
will let him replace her hair’s/
red flower with wind.
Red flower'd hair -- Springville Museum of Art

She Recognized Herself: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

February 4, 2017

“That’s beautiful!” Yes!/
It’s the subject matter AND/
her humility.

Gain Knowledge With Questions Not Fruit: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

February 3, 2017

Gain deep knowledge by/
asking tough questions, ‘cuz that/
fruit thing is passe’.

Upon Receiving A Pink Slip, Blue: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

January 27, 2017

Downtrodden*, I went/
To His House. “You have a job”/
He said. I feel good.

OR
*Sad, post work, I went/