Posts Tagged ‘wince’

Why Try: Romantic ImproVerse Limerick Lament

December 21, 2016

I’m a flirty kind of guy,/
but when I say “Hi!”/
and there’s only silence,
I wince,/
and wonder if I should even try.

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Advice To New Poets: Revolutionary IMprov Poetry

April 12, 2011

New poets lack the confidence
that comes from experience.
When you first start
everything makes you wince.
but when you practice getting it out there,
you find you just don’t care
as much.
You’re just glad you can touch
your creative core,
because it lets you share more.

Flinching and Wincing From What I Said — OOPS!: A Romantic ConTEXTing Poem

February 6, 2010

Since/
it’d been so long/
that U’d love-clinched/
so strong,/
I thot U’d not wince/
if I said something wrong./
But I saw U flinch.
DingDong!/
I was gonged!/
U r gone!