Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

“Swedes send 76 million Christmas text messages” (James Tipton)

Sunday, December 27th, 2009

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………………..Christmas morning
………………..everybody
………………..text messaging

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Headlines:

“Txt msgs 2 soar at Xmas” (Sydney Morning Herald)

“Swedes send 76 million Christmas text messages” (The Local)

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This poem was submitted by James Tipton (see poet biographies).

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“Driven to Distraction: Despite Risks, Internet Creeps Onto Car Dashboards” (Robert Moyer)

Monday, February 1st, 2010

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’76 VW
rolling down the window
by hand

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Headlines:

“Driven to Distraction:  Despite Risks, Internet Creeps Onto Car Dashboards” (New York Times)

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Poem by Robert Moyer (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“For God’s sake, blog!, pope tells priests” (Diane Mayr)

Thursday, February 18th, 2010

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sunday morning
she checks out the priest’s
facebook page

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Headlines:

“For God’s sake, blog!, pope tells priests” (Reuters)

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Poem by Diane Mayr (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Sun CEO Jonathan Schwartz Tweets Resignation In Haiku” (Dick Whyte)

Friday, March 26th, 2010

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………………..resignation…
………………..twitter is here
………………..to stay

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Headlines:

“Sun CEO Jonathan Schwartz Tweets Resignation In Haiku” (Huffington Post)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more Dick Whyte on Haiku News.

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“Plaistow looks to repair clock tower” (Jack Galmitz)

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

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winter’s night…
tinkering with an old clock
that doesn’t work

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Headlines:

“Plaistow looks to repair clock tower” (Eagle Tribune)

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Poem by Jack Galmitz (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Frisbee Inventor Fred Morrison Dies at 90″ (Robert Moyer)

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

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into the sun
above the park’s green lawn
a frisbee

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Headlines:

“Frisbee Inventor Fred Morrison Dies at 90″ (ABC News)

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Poem by Robert Moyer (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Americans Prefer Online News After TV, Report Finds” (Bill Waters)

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

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………………..newspapers in decline . . .
………………..read all about it
………………..online

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Headlines:

“Americans Prefer Online News After TV, Report Finds” (PC World)

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Poem by Bill Waters (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Ballet Stars Now Tweet as Well as Flutter” (Robert Moyer)

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

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her fingers dance
across the ipod keypad
intermission

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Headlines:

“Ballet Stars Now Tweet as Well as Flutter” (New York Times)

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Poem by Robert Moyer (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Surprisingly, Family Time Has Grown” (Robert Moyer)

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

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retired
watching OPRAH with my son
unemployed

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Headlines:

“Surprisingly, Family Time Has Grown” (New York Times)

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Poem by Robert Moyer (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Mozart to help treat sewage” (Jimmy the Peach)

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

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Mozart
old harmonies
for a new audience

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Headlines:

“Mozart to help treat sewage” (Orange News)

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Poem by Jimmy the Peach (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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