JAPAN 03.12.11

JAPAN 03.12.2011

©Robert C Burnham

 

I know one friend in Japan.  I know not where she is.  Her name is Mikiko Unemoto.

 

Japan’s rumbling hearts

Are crying out to the world

Let’s be there for them

 

Lest we all forget

Mother Nature’s awesome wrath

Remember Japan

 

My friend Mikiko,

Tonight I wonder of you

Praying you are safe.

 

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Off solemn stretches of golden sand

Starry flowers of our time

Leave the world by Nature’s crime

 

The hours of this day will stand

A chaotic flash of blue and green

Within, our pain can be so mean

 

Forever etched in poignant scene

Homes and hearts, they both burned

And still I fear we’ll never learn

 

For all of us there’s no return

We look for faith heavenward

In hope they’ll be a just reward

 

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My trade and I parted ways... I am now a Geography Major at UNC. And I am still a Christian Cowboy Werewolf Writer, Poet & Photographer.

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