"Salem Willows" (1904) by Maurice Prendergast [1858-1924].
an hour's long stroll
to catch up with friends
at Salem Willows
the youngsters never able
to get their fill of popcorn
and Brown's Flying Horses
© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.
A cherita is a haiku-like poem of three stanzas that tells a "story." The first stanza is one line and sets the scene. Stanza two is two lines, stanza three is three lines. A cherita terbalik is a cherita with the order of the stanzas rearranged.