From Boston, Paul Revere, Take Notice!

NaPoWriMo  Writing Prompt:   it’s the eighteenth of April, the 240th anniversary of the midnight ride of Paul Revere.  In keeping with the theme of rush and warning, write a poem that involves an urgent journey and an important message.

Boston marathoners
poised and ready again
take over streets
race their way
to a 21st century
of words you once lived.
Boston Strong

A time to remember those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing, pay tribute to first responders on that day of pain and resolution, and praise the indomitable human spririt that rises in the face of evil.  

2 thoughts on “From Boston, Paul Revere, Take Notice!

  1. JoHanna Massey April 6, 2016 / 12:13 pm

    Well said. 🐞


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