Haiku Prompt: How I Spent My Day

Eight hours of work Helping with research papers One day of many What connects Huck Finn With Morrison’s Beloved And Black Boy, as well? Shared traits of heroes Of Hemingway, Crane, Heller Or anti-hero? Tom Sawyer and Huck Just boys on an adventure Or symbols of hope? Our founding fathers White, self-serving elitists? Why did…

Haiku Prompt: On the Road to Acceptance

Today I woke up Constant thoughts of my sister Sad from head to toe A heavy feeling Of loss mixed with nostalgia Occupied my chest I found my husband Shared thoughts on why’s and how’s Cried hard for a while Then pulled my dog close Ran my fingers through her fur Cried a little more…