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Fasten your seatbelts and hold onto your hand rest for the air-tight aviation thrilling series! Robert Johnsen is born to fly; eyes always locked on the horizon. If he’s not working at Pilots N Paws or freight operating, he’s a volunteer disaster responder with AERObridge, venturing into dangerous terrains to… Read More

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read

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A dream I had. Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read
I've long wanted to comment on Hannibal's valiant single-surviving elephant, and before you is my pachyderm-point-of-view treatment of the subject. Enjoy (hopefully)! Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read
Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read
These poems in senryu style are about the state of mankind. Or should I say madness? Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read

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Modern English Haiku or ME Haiku is a new form of haiku that follows the 5 / 7 / 5 / 2 pattern of syllables with one repetition. Conceptualized by me, ArchDuke Kenneth. The traditional Japanese haiku's "on" or "beats" as known in the English verse, has a 5 /… Read

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'the coming storm' from a prompt by hullabaloo22 'imaginarium house' Read

Poem / War and Military

February 08, 2022

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Support peace always,let love reign Read

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A chapter of Holocaust written from the viewpoint of a young Germany solider. Read

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Madness is a place of solitude. Read

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October 03, 2021

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Poem / War and Military

September 07, 2021

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Why celebrate with guns... Read

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There is a cruelty that invades and sometimes conquers the human mind and heart. There is a loneliness that cloaks and often smothers the passion and the lust that flames the will to live. And there a fear that grips the soul and shatters and crushes the innocence of youth… Read

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There is a cruelty and brutality to war that only the vanquished and the perished can ever know. There is an outrage and affront that assaults the normalcy and constancy of life for those who only watch and scrutinize from afar. The constant and distant sound of endless and timeless… Read

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reminiscing about my time in service Read

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Going through some old papers I found this poem, it was written by my Mother and was published by me in "The Sounds of Poetry", April/May edition, 1987; a decade after her death. {Hay Mom, big love!} Read

Poem / War and Military

June 04, 2021

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Poem / War and Military

June 03, 2021

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This is a really quick and random sonnet I decided to write one time. It was probably 5 years ago when I wrote it Read

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We were soldiers in an undeclared war, afraid to die, and afraid to cry. We were no heroes or brave young warriors. We were just innocent and naïve young boys and men, caught in a maze of entangled webs of lies and deceit. Read

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In Vietnam, as I have said a million times, I saw the best and worst of men at war. I saw compassion and empathy as young American boys and men responded to the sight of Vietnamese children and old men and women fleeing the slaughtering assault on their homes and… Read

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Journal 48 A Collection of New Alliterative Verse by ArchDuke Kenneth Khanh Du “My reflection upon the current climate which send heat waves simmering throughout time.” New Alliterative Verse has five set parameters defined by me: 1. A couplet line poem with 20 lines or less 2. Each line contained… Read

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A Poem of death and destruction, aka, war. And Hidden within is a riddle. Read
OK, an explanation... Human eggs are as old as their bearers. For instance, my wife's mother was born in 1936, in Nazi Germany, and the egg that became my wife was, therefore, likewise created in 1936. Thus, my wife, and American me, were enemy eggs officially at war from Dec… Read

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I was inspired to write this while watching the movie Joyeux Noel, which tells the tale of the 'Christmas Truce' which occurred in December 1914 on the frontlines of World War 1. It shows that even during times of war people can put aside their differences and see the humanity… Read

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Questions about who we are, and an answer that keeps arising. Read

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Submitted for approval on the approach of Veteran's Day/Armistice Day (though even more apropos for Memorial Day). A soldier's use as a tool of State policy may often be controversial, but regardless, the soldiers themselves are risking all, and sometimes pay an ultimate price serving their nation. This poem is… Read

Poem / War and Military

October 01, 2020

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Upon their return home, many soldiers were empty shells of their former selves, completely destroyed by the horrors they faced in the battlefields of the Great War. Read

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A rewrite of an earlier poem that seem even more relevant today. Read