Camp Hope resurrection . . .

Hooray!  In honor of the 33 freed souls (Florencio Avalos, Mario Sepulveda, Juan Illanes, Carlos Mamani, Jimmy Sanchez, Osman Araya, Jose Ojeda, Claudio Yanez, Mario Gomez, Alex Vega, Jorge Galleguillos, Edison Pena, Carlos Barrios, Victor Zamora, Victor Segovia, Daniel Herrera, Omar Reygadas, Esteban Rojas, Pablo Rojas, Dario Segovia, Yonni Barrios, Samuel Avalos, Carlos Bugueno, Jose Henriquez,  Renan Avalos, Claudio Acuna, Franklin Lobos, Richard Villaroel, Juan Carlos Aguilar, Raul Bustos, Pedro Cortez, Ariel Ticona, Luis Urzua) buried for more than two months under Chilean soil, now newly rescued, my small haiku tribute:

Resurrected, all
thirty-three miners flying
upward toward the light.

Resucitado,
todos treinta y tres . . .
 hacia la luz.

Care to join this haiku circle? 

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About Margaret Dornaus

I’m a writer and a teacher, as well as a haiku-doodler. I live in a beautiful woodland setting, surrounded by native oak forests, that inspires me to record haiku snapshots of luna moths and our resident roadrunner, and even an occasional black bear as it hightails it across the top of my road, my mongrel dog barking at its heels as I watch with wonder. My work as a travel writer has appeared in publications from The Dallas Morning News to the Robb Report. You can find examples of my travel writing–as well as excerpts from a travel memoir I’m working on–at my other WordPress site, Travelin’ On. What more than that do you need to know? Only that I started this blog with an eye toward collaboration. Got a haiku? Send it my way. . . . I’m all about new visions & voices. Best, Margaret
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