9/11 Extended #Haiku

A Not-so Distant Memory Chaotic bustle. Confused as I watch TV. Classmates are upset. News stations haywire. Teachers comforting children. Students want to leave. Hard to concentrate. How do teachers explain this complex sad event? Seventeen years passed, Building incredible dreams Risen from ashes. Conspiracies formed. Forgiveness is difficult. Searching for answers. There’s no┬áconsensus. Remember…

The Renowned Duo

The rosy hues of dawn gradually transformed into shades of blue. The sun began to illuminate the cerulean sky that was flecked with white clouds. Eliza Corlanke took a look around the mystical St. Kateri Tekakwitha University campus as she began to set up and decorate her booth for the fall festival. She was studying…