Posts Tagged ‘James Tipton’

“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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“Christmas in Mexico” (James Tipton)

Monday, December 28th, 2009

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………………..crisis in the Middle East
………………..but in this Mexican village
………………..nine days of Christmas

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Headlines:

“Christmas in Mexico” (Douglas Dispatch)

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This poem was submitted by James Tipton (see poet biographies). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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“Bird species count plummets” (James Tipton)

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

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………………..Christmas morning
………………..the old cat
………………..waits by the bird feeder

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Headlines:

“Christmas bird count Sunday” (Teton Valley News)

“Popular prairie songbird joins endangered list” (Vancouver Sun)

“Bird species count plummets” (San Francisco Examiner)

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This poem was submitted by James Tipton (see poet biographies). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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“Middlesbrough heart transplant boy home for new year” (James Tipton)

Friday, January 1st, 2010

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………………..New Year’s Day!
………………..my house
………………..looks just the same

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Headlines:

“Middlesbrough heart transplant boy home for new year” (BBC News)

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This poem was submitted by James Tipton (see poet biographies). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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“Couple’s Random Kiss Leads to True Love on New Year’s Eve” (James Tipton)

Saturday, January 2nd, 2010

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………………..New Year’s Day
………………..her lips
………………..still throbbing

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Headlines:

“Couple’s Random Kiss Leads to True Love on New Year’s Eve” (First Coast News)

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This poem was submitted by James Tipton (see poet biographies). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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“New Year’s Eve Sex Parties in New York City” (James Tipton)

Tuesday, January 5th, 2010

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………………..New Year’s Morning…
………………..beside me in bed
………………..a stranger

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Headlines:

“New Year’s Eve Sex Parties in New York City” (Associated Content)

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This poem was submitted by James Tipton (see poet biographies). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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“Labour rights at heart of the vice problem” (James Tipton)

Sunday, January 17th, 2010

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………………..year finally over
………………..the old waitress
………………..walks home alone

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Headlines:

“Labour rights at heart of the vice problem” (Gulf Daily News)

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Poem by James Tipton (see poet biographies). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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“Seeing Old Age as a Never-Ending Adventure” (James Tipton)

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

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………………..fiftieth reunion
………………..everyone still alive
………………..shows up

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Headlines:

“Seeing Old Age as a Never-Ending Adventure” (New York Times)

“A Newly Frugal Generation Revives Discount Dining” (Herald Tribune)

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Poem by James Tipton (see poet biographies). This poem was first published in Haiku Page (Spring, 2008). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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“Cold weather: winter is chilliest ‘in many people’s memory’” (James Tipton)

Thursday, February 4th, 2010

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………………..black miniskirt
………………..at five below zero
………………..her priorities are clear

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Headlines:

“Cold weather: winter is chilliest ‘in many people’s memory’” (Christian Science Monitor)

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Poem by James Tipton (see poet biographies). First published in Modern Haiku (Feb, 1997). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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“Four Mexican priests leave church over celibacy rule” (James Tipton)

Thursday, February 11th, 2010

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………………..It’s getting late.
………………..Do you still intend to go
………………..to Confession or do you
………………..want to make love
………………..one more time?

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Headlines:

“Four Mexican priests leave church over celibacy rule” (Mexico Star)

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Poem by James Tipton (see poet biographies). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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