Meroë – Haiku-Tanka – August 18, 2015

the Cushites walked
in the shadows of Pharaohs
becoming kings

in Meroë’s
shallow narrow pyramids
lie Cushite kings
imitating their elders
they too ruled of the Nile

© G.s.k. ‘15

Written for:

Carpe Diem #799 Nubian pyramids Meroë

6 thoughts on “Meroë – Haiku-Tanka – August 18, 2015

    • Thanks Dolores … it’s a challenging subject at times … but great excuse to research 😉 and wow .. the kushites … I hope to read all about them when I get back home next week.


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