Jim Milks

Rookie (2/7/1966 / Boston)

Memorial Day: A Haiku


Forest of crosses
A mother softly weeping
Home of the heroes

© JPM 5/21/2008

Submitted: Wednesday, May 21, 2008

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  • Rookie Susan Jarvis (5/21/2008 8:35:00 AM)

    A poignant image. Good use of sibilance - it sounds like the soft sobs of the sad mother. Lovely, Susan :) (Report) Reply

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