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Haiku – Waste

wasteland

Written for: Haiku Horizons

 

wasteland’s silent cries
echoes in Mother Earth’s heart
breathes in its marrow

Hélène Vaillant©

Note: Reposted this from the comments section:

Written by calensariel as a comment on this haiku.

That’s similar to how I felt when we were standing on the battlefield in Gettysburg.

Monuments: A Grief Remembered

The land remembers
red, flowing blood of her sons;
mourns — battle-scarred, mute.

Wind, a grief unspent,
wails over fallow fields, cries
WE MUST NOT FORGET!

This was what I wrote when I got back to my daughter’s that afternoon.

May 12, 2009 written by calensariel