Posts Tagged ‘Memorial Day’

My Personal Star-Spangled Banner: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 25, 2015

My personal Star-Spangled Banner (in my back yard)My own Star-Spangled/
Banner will wave longer than/
I have strength for it.

Memorial Day Remembering: Revolutionary ImproVerse Haiku

May 25, 2015

Veterans' Memorial at Springville Memorial CemetaryI have no reason/
to be here except to say:/
“I remember. Thanks.”

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

I’ll Be Where Memories Were Born: Revolutionary IMprov Haiku

May 22, 2012

Memorial Day/
this year finds me where my best/
memories were born.