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I write to serve, to unite, to educate. I write to share literature and flesh out ideas that may be of interest to others. I write to document an emotion, experience, or a blip in time. My mission is to write in such a way that the reader is reminded that we can find humor in all situations. It's one of the great blessings of life.

Monday, September 6, 2010

All the News You Can Haiku

The Sunday New York Times front page section and highlights condensed for your reading pleasure. Be informed in less than a minute. Thanks for reading!

Hilary Clinton
Special envoy for peace talks
With Netanyahu.

Democrats fear a
Republican take-over
In fall elections.

Airfares marching up
As service keeps marching down.
Costly sardine flight.

Mobile robot might
Treat you in the hospital
Or in elder care.

Top award winners
In fashion are Asian men.
Chai, Wu, and Wang rule.

UNC tragic
Fall of stellar athletic
Program. Dean Smith sobs.

New book looks awesome
Freedom Trains by Oshinsky
Southern blacks go North.

Afghanistan is
Corrupt (gasp!). What did they think?
I mean, who's surprised?

Heartbreak of thousands
Billed the Foreclosure Express.
Florida's courts swamped.

New HBO show
Boardwalk Empire coming soon.
Can't wait to see it.

When your passport starts
A bubbling, get yourself to
Lively Dublin. Fast.

Happy Labor Day!

1 comment:

Liz said...

These are great haikus! Love it!

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