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911 (five Haiku)
by Cynthia L. Castle

Sunday, September 11, 2005
Rated "PG" by the Author.
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911

it’s nine eleven
tragic day in history
our nation still mourns

terrorists attacked
where Twin Towers once stood tall
thousands lost their lives

another plane down
a Pennsylvania valley
more helpless victims

attacks continued
a strike on the Pentagon
our capital shook

stop the terrorists
our people stay united
as we grieve and pray



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Reviewed by Bhuwan Thapaliya 9/27/2005
Powerful...BHUWAN!!!
Reviewed by jude forese 9/12/2005
you express the sentiments of ameicans quite effectively ...

excellent haiku ...
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 9/12/2005
Cynthia,

Powerfully imaged, your haiku brings back the very reasons we should never forget. Thank you--well penned rememberance!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla. :(
Reviewed by Sherry Heim 9/11/2005
Excellent Haiku, Cynthia. Very nicely presented chain.
Take care,
Sherry
Reviewed by Kate Burnside 9/11/2005
Oh... this brings it all back in vivid technicolour imagery, Cynthia. The distinct form is very fitting as you annotate events: brings the shock factor right centre stage again. TY for this very moving aide memoire which means that, indeed, these remembrances are not very far below the surface of ALL of our days. Bless you and thank you. Kate xx
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 9/11/2005
Thanks for remembering.

Ron
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 9/11/2005

A poetic call for JUSTICE in the Major Art's compliance.

I salute You, Poet!


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 9/11/2005
A timely haiku tribute, Cynthia. Thank you for sharing it. Love and peace to you.

Regis
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 9/11/2005
Well written Cynthia!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by E T Waldron 9/11/2005
Cynthia very effective potent Haiku! They show why we pay tribute in remembrance of this day! Well done!

Eileen
Reviewed by Felix Perry 9/11/2005
Well done Cyn great ku's and a great tribute.

Felix
Reviewed by Thomas Lanechanger 9/11/2005
Cynthia, all five of these Haiku are extremely powerful standing alone, but together they form the very “backbone” of what our great nation stands for. Just like it says on that Aircraft Carrier, “Payback Is A Bitch!” Those who seek to destroy our nation and its people shall not only be dealt the swift “JUSTICE” they deserve, but also our great nation and its people who truly believe in it, shall continue to flourish and stay united against any one or any nation who seeks to destroy “US” or “OUR” way of life! Outstanding creations, my love!!! Thanks for sharing your work!

I love you,
Thomas
Reviewed by Lori M (Reader) 9/11/2005
stop the terrorists
our people stay united
as we grieve and pray...

AMEN!



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