Parity

“This land is your land,

this land is my land

From California to the New York Island

From the redwood forest to the Gulf Stream waters

This land was made for you and me.”

— Woody Guthrie

hope for parity

erupts in show of fury

no longer silent

*   *   *

Hope ~ Bearded White Iris photo by Jan Logozzo • “Parity” Haiku* by Mary O’Connor

© 2020

* Haiku: a Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five, traditionally evoking images of the natural world


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