Tag Archives: Veterans

#334 of 365 – 4 Haiku

4 Haiku     hands, old with grieving gently touch the memories wall of fallen souls       eyes wading in grief warm, naked with loneliness and longing for joy       soft change in her breaths dreams … Continue reading

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#319 of 365 – “bloodied shoes”

“bloodied shoes”     I drive with music blaring at ease to curse my neighbor with no threats of death upon my head to abandon my creator   there is no doubt that there is violence here that breaks away … Continue reading

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#247 of 365 – “rows of white”

“rows of white”     red water bleeding sands broken bodies chewed up hands   rows of white left for the living so quiet, the awe and grief unforgiving  

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#236 of 365 – 3 Memorial Day haiku

Memorial day haiku     funeral over flag in hand; VA letter comes “appointment confirmed”     seems a tardy crumb after all that’s been given my prayers of thanks     thunder in the streets bikes, flags and tears; … Continue reading

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