Posts Tagged ‘Vashon Island’

No Man Is … Oh Yeah? Romantic IMprov Haiku Lament

February 24, 2014

She views where we once/
romped and she broke my heart. I’m/
the lonely island.

Vashon Island Quiet: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

November 16, 2013

I’m going to lay down,/
take a nap, and recall what it’s/
like to hear quiet.

Quiet Isles: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

November 16, 2013

if you’re off island/
long enough, you forget how/
*quiet Vashon is.

quiet isles can be.

Embracing Beauty: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

July 24, 2011

Sunrise on the Vashon Island ferry dock, July 2011 - Puget Sound beauty
A friend from the Midwest saw this photo of the sunrise over the Vashon Island ferry dock, She asked: “If one sees this every day, does one notice the beauty everyday?”
Valid question, to which I wrote this haiku:

Beauty shows herself./
She appears in diff’rent forms./
We embrace each view.


Upon Leaving Island Life: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Poetry

August 9, 2010

Haven’t shaved in 3 days;/
not bathed in 2./

Island life/
takes getting used 2./

Now I’ll catch a ferry/
2 soon b citifide./

There I’ll b clean,/
and feel dead inside.