Tag Archives: America

#425 – two haiku

2 Haiku   no words foul enough to fit the horrid smallness of the president     on the backs of so many, the freedoms we’ve built broken into lies Advertisements

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#423 – 1 Haiku

1 Haiku   an awful seeping the rot of blind ignorance yesterday is here  

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#417 – 2 Haiku

2 Haiku     beneath who we are a crushed idea, almost dead; America     smell of life burning bones and leaves and happiness gone beneath fear’s ash  

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#368 – 2 Haiku

2 Haiku   they side against me protest against my actions― my knees and my hips     since when is the act of beheading not an act of war? who are we?    

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#355 of 365 – 3 Haiku

3 Haiku   so enchanting is the return from loneliness the curve of her back     somewhere in the vast timbre of infinity the voice of Ray Charles     chills even today electric pride; the splendor of Whitney’s … Continue reading

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