NaHaiWriMo – Day 28

National Haiku Writing Month is almost over! The prompt for Friday is “feather.” As Lent starts this week, it seemed fitting to picture the dove, a symbol of the Holy Spirit. I plan to continue my daily writing practice throughout Lent, and I hope you will enjoy the results.

the way of love…
turning to the Spirit
for hope

“Just as Jesus was coming up out of the water, he saw heaven being torn open and the Spirit descending on him like a dove.”   —Mark 1:10


NaHaiWriMo – Day 21

Prompt: Landmark

lunch counter
an ordinary act
of quiet heroism


The February One Monument on the Campus of North Carolina A&T State University, honoring the Greensboro Four, David Richmond (from left), Franklin McCain, Ezell Blair Jr., and Joseph McNeil, as they left the Woolworth after their first sit-in on Feb. 1, 1960. Sculpture by James Barnhill. Image by Cewatkin (CC BY-SA 3.0)