Frank James Ryan Jr (FjR)

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About The Mercy Of A Nightmare... - Poem by Frank James Ryan Jr (FjR)

A Modern Contemporary Haiku
with adherence to Traditional,
Haikus Syllabic requirement.




The Cars Crashed Head-on;

*''There, But For The Grace of God-

Go I''...'Twas A Dream.





*Quote allegedly spoken by John Bradford
an English Reformer, prebendary of St. Paul's,
and martyr. He was imprisoned in the Tower of
London for alleged crimes against Mary Tudor.
He was burned at the stake on 1 July 1555.




FjR-MMXV

Topic(s) of this poem: haiku


Comments about About The Mercy Of A Nightmare... by Frank James Ryan Jr (FjR)

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (12/5/2015 6:33:00 AM)


    Modern commentary haiku is definitely fantastic in this sharing. Very neatly and wisely penned poem shared really.10 (Report) Reply

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  • Shakil Ahmed (12/5/2015 6:30:00 AM)


    lovely haiku, with a few words your have meant so many things, thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 5, 2015

Poem Edited: Saturday, December 5, 2015


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