Strength From Sadness

Written In Response To:

MLMM Heeding Haiku With Chevrefeuille Wednesday, September 11, 2019 – Sadness 

As I was preparing this new episode of Heeding Haiku With … I realised that this date brings sad memories back to the world. Back in 2001 9/11 was a horrible day … a day full of death, despair, anxiety, tears … well all those emotions … just sadness.

An All-American patriotic print-LIBERTY'S SILENT SCREAM by James Meger. A Bald Eagle, the Statue of Liberty, and the American Flag--all powerful symbols of our great country. The citizens of the Unite

fallen to risen

a country that was betrayed

stands undefeated

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Woven Lies – Haiku

In Response To:

Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Poetry Prompt Challenge #257 – Rip & Mend

MLMM Heeding Haiku With Chevrefeuille – Spiderweb – The theme for this week to create a haiku or haibun about is “spiderweb”


the truth will rip through

spiderweb of woven lies

to mend a webbed soul

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Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge Image 2016

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Breath Of Peace

MLMM Heeding Haiku With Chevrefeuille – Troiku

Weekly Tanka Prompt Poetry Challenge Wk 108 – Paloma & Imagination

The “Weekly Tanka Challenge Prompt” is now also a Poetry Challenge (any form).  Please feel free to substitute these prompt words with a “synonym”.

Paloma – Dove; a symbol of Peace

Imagination – vision

A Troiku Poem is based on a Haiku and to form the Troiku, each line from the Haiku is used to create 3 more Haikus.  For more detailed information and example click the first link above.

Breath Of Peace

the symbol of peace
a dove of holy beauty
vision of breath

the symbol of peace
descends upon and within
soul’s tranquility

a dove of holy beauty
divine in every aspect
untainted and pure

vision of breath
breathing life force into us
sustained eternal

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