Posts Tagged ‘What is a "conTEXTing poem"?’

Worthy Irony: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

March 24, 2013

The irony of /
How folks are worthy while I’m /
not is lost on me.
Or
I clearly see the/
Irony of how folks are/
Worthy while I’m not.

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Taking Time To Rhyme: Romantic ConTEXTing Iambic Poem

January 5, 2013

I took the time/
to make another rhyme,/
so you have another poem/
on your cell phone.

A Warm Place: Romantic ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku

June 13, 2012

Warm place by the pool -- in the winter, a place to di 4.He recognized a/
warm place he’d been, a warm face/
he’d seen. He missed one.

OR

One was missed.

Bag Christmas Smiles: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

December 13, 2011

Shoppers’ bags say “Joy!”/
So why is no one smiling?/
Except me. I grin.

Why She Tans: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

August 29, 2011

We ask so often:/
“What would you like?” we forget/
to fill our own needs.

OR

She so often asks:/
“What would you like?”, she forgets/
to fill her own needs.

Ruined Sunrise: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

April 21, 2011

Does sunrise over/
ancient ruins bring romance/
like Spring in Paris?

Or
like Amsterdam’s gate?

Men Are Pigs. I Am A Man. Therefore … Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

March 29, 2011

If I’m really not/
a pig, then what causes me/
to act like I am?

Awaiting Your Late Night Call: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku

February 27, 2011

Here I lay, hand where/
it shouldn’t be, dreaming and/
hoping you will call.

Dancing With My IBB: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

February 25, 2011

Missed the chance to dance/
with my intellectual/
banter buddy. Sad.

Women Who Hang Out: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

February 25, 2011

I’ve seen women who/
hang out. You are in too good/
of shape to do that.