Haiku to you, too

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Ronovan’s weekly challenge:

FAME:WAR

When fame taints friendship

War replaces love and we mourn

Though day will break again.

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Pro Patria Mori:

War’s natural duplicity

Or fame’s epitaph?

 

About TanGental

My name is Geoff Le Pard. Once I was a lawyer; now I am a writer. I've published three books - Dead Flies and Sherry Trifle, My Father and Other Liars and Salisbury Square. In addition I published an anthology of short stories, Life, in a Grain of Sand this summer. A fourth book will be out soon. This started life as a novel in a week on this blog and will follow later this year. I blog about all sorts at geofflepard.com and welcome all comments. These are my thoughts and no one else is to blame. If you want to nab anything I post, please acknowledge where it came from.
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7 Responses to Haiku to you, too

  1. Sue Vincent says:

    Love both of these!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. willowdot21 says:

    For shepherds of death
    Fame is no ones friend. Love left
    As war stormed in.

    I love Haiku, I love your Haiku too .I hope you don’t mind me coining in, what would grandma says. šŸ™‚ xxx

    Liked by 2 people

  3. Charli Mills says:

    The first is a personal war when friends fall out; the second is what happens when a nation lets it youth fall in trenches. Either makes fame bitter.

    Liked by 1 person

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