War haiku

Iraq

2011

rumors of deployment --
a log pops
in the fire

Paul David Mena
2011-01-06 - USA

recruitment office --
a mouse sniffs the walnut
in a trap

Paul David Mena
2011-03-28 - USA

recurring nightmare --
a flag-draped coffin
bearing my last name

Paul David Mena
2011-04-16 - USA

our wars---
as US starts to leave Iraq
its civil war restarts

Fred Masarani
2011-05-28 - USA

Memories haunt me.
Cold morning desert patrol-
My world exploded

William T. Shehan IV
http://fiercebuddhist.org/2011/12/02/world-explodes/

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