Sunday Haiku

Coffee and Pen

Changing of the guard –

The old soldiers marching home.

Ashes to ashes.

* * *

Seeing no people,

Scowl turns to retribution –

A sickening thud.

* * *

Perpetual ache.

Trying so hard to improve.

Compulsive restart.

* * *

An understanding.

Facts no longer an issue

In the face of faith.

* * *

Picking your battles.

I came home tonight because

I left blood behind.


© 2015, Gavin Zanker.

Photo by trophygeek licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic.


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