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Senryu Freedom Poems | Senryu Poems About Freedom

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Love Is Free


      a puppet dances

   to its own merry tune

    no strings attached

----------------------------
[Inspired by Jan Allison’s 
      poem “Love is Bind”]

Copyright © Paul Callus | Year Posted 2015



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Injustice

Probably flying
is not a crime, but still;
birds are kept in steel jails.

- Augastus Black
Date - 28th August 2016

Copyright © Augustus Black | Year Posted 2016

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Freedom Lost

“Sometimes you will never know the value of something, until it becomes a memory.” 
~ Dr. Seuss

a freedom nation
lost it all for insurance
we became livestock

Edward J Ebbs - August 9, 2015

Copyright © Edward Ebbs | Year Posted 2015

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GAY EQUALITY

Homophobia will
be over, when "coming out"
is not reported.

[Why do Entertainment mags always have stories when a person, especially an actor or athlete, comes out? Because we are still a long way from it not being gist for the news cycle, I suppose.]

Copyright © Jim Tidd | Year Posted 2016

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Equality



through generations---
clan patronized eldest son
till women claimed rights



Patriarchy Contest
8 July 2015

Copyright © Noel Onat | Year Posted 2015

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Last Endowment

twilight’s last gleaming

endowment is returned at

the dawn’s early light



Lycia Harding
United States of America

Copyright © Lycia Harding | Year Posted 2015

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The Kids of Divorce

Mom and Dad divorce; the kids are damaged for life; but some are relieved.

Copyright © Ngoc Nguyen | Year Posted 2012

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Freedom Fighter

Memories of War
Flashing in front of His eyes
My Hero -- The VET

Copyright © HGarvey Daniel Esquire | Year Posted 2010

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On My Home State's Flag

an eagle hovers holding a ribbon of blue. . . to my state I’m true Written 7/16/2015 By Andrea Dietrich The state is Iowa; my home state

Copyright © Andrea Dietrich | Year Posted 2015

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Secrets

Secrets weigh heavy

betrayal and deception

burden of choice





Copyright © Susan Gentry | Year Posted 2015

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World War II 'senryu x3'

~*~ ~~*~~ WORLD WAR TWO HITS US JAPAN GERMANY BOTH STRIKE WE KICK THEIR ASSES ~*~ CARPET BOMB EUROPE NAZIS FIRST JAPAN IS NEXT TWO ATOMIC BOMBS ~*~ NINETEEN FORTY FIVE HITLER COMMITS SUICIDE JAPANESE GIVE UP ~~*~~ ~*~

Copyright © Warner Baxter | Year Posted 2014

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Freedom Has A Price

freedom has a price
It never has been given
it must be taken 

Copyright © Joe Murphy | Year Posted 2014

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Headliner freedom of press

If you have read one                                                                                            corporate journalism bland                                                                                           adding it's flavor

Copyright © John Beam | Year Posted 2013

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Judge ,Jury and Executioner

a just judge thats' fair                                                                                                    in the unjust judge's case                                                                                                never lost any      *                                  -                                                                                                                     *             innocent that's fine                                                                                                twelve of your own guilty peers                                                                                   why would you want them                           -                                                           *                                                                                 executioner                                                                                                               the swift hand a quick death rate                                                                                     a sadistic one

Copyright © John Beam | Year Posted 2014

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The Vital Holy Day

Getting ready for
Passover to shed us might
For joyous future

The significance 
Of God’s holiday is way
More vital than us 

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2013

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Relief

burden upon back
falls to the floor while lifting
burdens of others

Copyright © Adam Hapworth | Year Posted 2014

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Spring Break -Part 2-

I had the best Spring Break yet!
Spending time with
Family makes me happy!

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2013

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Surrender

 far from being done
I gave in to surrender
and won my freedom

Copyright © Lin Lane | Year Posted 2016

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senryu three of them

Senryu 
Brave new world 
Reduced to a gossiping village 
Spying on neighbours 


Senryu 
Freedom of speech 
Everyone demands a voice
Babbles tower 
 
Senryu 
Liberty of discourse
Channeled through facebook 
Baby picture

Copyright © jan oskar hansen | Year Posted 2013

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Be Optimistic

Walk with confidence
Let gladness enter your heart
Be optimistic,

Not Pessimistic!
Don’t doubt your progress – come on!!
You can do this, bud!

Rock on, warrior!
Be bold and be positive
You will live longer 

You’ll die in honor
Attitude of gratitude – 
I grant you – happy?

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2014

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Star Spangled Banner

~*~ ~~**~~ star spangled banner standing tall for all to see the flag of freedom ~~**~~ ~*~
U.S.A. Warner Baxter

Copyright © Warner Baxter | Year Posted 2015

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Bridge generation

we heard our parents  
were afraid to deviate;
lost out own dreams fast.

Young ones of today
Grow up in virtual world;
our influence wanes.

we had listened then
we even tolerate now;
we a bridge age group. 

happy that our young
fly on the wings of their dreams;
compensate for ours.

8.4.2015

Copyright © Mohan Chutani | Year Posted 2015

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Reality

Day dreaming… My mind refuses to see The real world… Half asleep… My reality broke free From the strain… Eyelids close… The meaning of living here ASTOUNDS ME! Half awake… My dreams are so spellbinding PINCH ME, please?

Copyright © JW Earnings | Year Posted 2013

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Freedom




Brave heart seldom dies,
Give me your baton – Freedom;
We are all ALIKE.


(C) Anindya Mohan Tagore (Bobby)


Copyright © Anindya Mohan Tagore | Year Posted 2015

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The smell

All the birds are gone
Let us go to bed as well
With tomorrow's smell
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Kolkata, 29/4/2016

Copyright © Probir Gupta | Year Posted 2016

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Snake

Leave me to myself 
Your presence makes my skin crawl
Stay away from me

Copyright © Jaquay Atkins | Year Posted 2016

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Simplicity

overwhelmed by stuff
must declutter to breathe free
finding peace with space





Written on 9/19/2016

Copyright © Laura Leiser | Year Posted 2016

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Wistful Thought

by Michaelw1two

 A relaxing rest
 all alone, within one's mind
 one truth presents peace

May 2013

Copyright © michael walkerjohn | Year Posted 2013

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The Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama
A brother with perfect
Timing

Copyright © Pheko Motaung | Year Posted 2016

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Freedom on the Highway

Our modern motor
Internal combustion engine
The automobile






http://www.thehighlanderspoems.com/modern-world.php

Copyright © James Fraser | Year Posted 2010