War

War

Free Verse

Upon a Hill

Upon a hill, young men died As battlefield ballistics clarified, “The afterworld will breathe new life.” For upon that hill, …

Free Verse

Daylight Saving Time

Spring forward,  Fall back, This was derived From a military hack — German to be exact. How about  We just …

Podcast

Follow the Timeline (States and Military, Step by Step)

In this episode #6, “Follow the Timeline,” I will discuss events around this coronavirus epidemic as they unfolded. We will …

Micropoem

Organized

The “Great Leap Forward,” A famine in disguise; The “Nuremberg Trials”, Bodies lined the skies. A mother and her child, …

Free Verse

The Face of Disgrace

Different countries,You’d think different folks.Yet at the end of the dayThey roll on the same spokes. European powers embraced the …

Challenges

Bigfoot

Over the mountains And through the woods, Bodies lay where I stood. In the rivers and on the trees Carnage …

Free Verse

Communism II

Individual crimes, Layered with small scale massacres, Is the game of the communist manicure: Expel the dissidents, Lock down the …

Tokyo’s POW Camp 553
Flash Fiction

Tokyo’s POW Camp 553

December 1944 the allies closed in on Tokyo’s POW Camp 553.  The guards awaited orders from the Imperial commanders to …

Cigar Smoke
Tanka

Cigar Smoke

Battles fought and won With the price of young men’s blood — Over cigar smoke Politicians entertain In order to …

Tanka

War

War’s declaration, The option for your demise On her battlefield. The military complex, Its priority — you die.

In the Woods, a Triquatrain poem - Walk In Verse
Triquatrain

In the Woods

Twas the dawn of day, as they mustered to brave, The orders were given in hand. Each one in line, …

Innocent Souls, a tanka poem - Walk In Verse
Tanka

Innocent Souls

The innocent souls Vanish without our knowledge – War mourns for no one – She murders without reason, Leaving a …

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