Posts Tagged ‘wouldn’t’

How Sick Is He? Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

August 9, 2013

He knew how ill he/
was when he knew that if she/
said “Yes!”, he wouldn’t.*
OR
*he couldn’t.

Not Couldn’t But Wouldn’t: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

October 19, 2012

I wasn’t doing/
anything so I couldn’t/
get her. I wouldn’t.

Written after my daughter’s phone call from a eating disorder treatment center: “What are you doing that you can’t come and get me?!?”