in memory of Michael Brown whose funeral was held yesterday
a baseball cap
on his gold-and-black coffin...
a silent cry
from the bloodstained ground
no justice, no peace
PoemHunter, August 26 2014
A Room of My Own: Border Gate Tanka - a touch of winter sunlight ... the barefoot boy waits with two backpacks at the border gate Note: My haiku below could be read as a sequel to the tanka abov...