Posts Tagged ‘freedom isn’t free’

Who Fights For Me: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Haiku

March 3, 2013

Freedom folk: you were/
Grandpas’ and Dad’s age. Now, you’re/
my kids’ years. Still, thanks!
Or
Freedom folk: you were/
Grandpas’ and Dad’s age, then mine./
Now, you’re my kids’ years.

Memorial Day Privilege Reminder: Revolutionary Haiku

May 27, 2012

Memorial Day/
tells us: Freedom’s not our right./
It’s gifted privilege.

From the dictionary: priv·i·lege (noun)
1. a right, immunity, or benefit enjoyed only by a person beyond the advantages of most