Memorial Day Poem


Memorial Day 

red paper poppies

small town parades

flags and gunned salutes

flowers at headstones


quiet lives of liberty


by Lori Lipsky, May 2014

photo: iStockphoto/dabjola



My new poem, The Private’s Wife may be found over at The Barn Door. Thank you for your comments and kind support.

photo: istockphoto/michieldb

16 thoughts on “Memorial Day Poem

  1. You’ve whispered your point so skillfully. I love reading your poetry.

    • I hope you found your vet. Since I know you’re not a big hugger, I’m all the more thankful for your kind words. Thanks, Anita.

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