Ghosts In The Apple Orchard

Editor’s Note: The following is a revised version of a poem by Henry Howard that was originally published here on the Manzanar Committee blog on June 15, 2008. He recited the revised version during the open mic portion of the 2010 Manzanar At Dusk program on April 24, 2010.

Ghosts In The Apple Orchard
by Henry Howard

When dusk falls in Manzanar today,
No tar paper barracks
Soften the mournful howl
Of the desert wind. Read more of this post