Tuesday, 31 January 2012

Immorality doesn't work

A lion’s savage teeth

jab

the wildebeest.

It wilts

dies.

Is eaten.



The Israelis’ shackles

damage

small Palestinian children.

They wilt

cry.

But are unbeaten.


©  Lavinia Kumar


UK raises concerns over Israel's treatment of Palestinian children
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Lavinia Kumar lives in New Jersey. Her poetry has appeared in several publications, in the US and UK.  She writes a blog for her brother’s seniorsmagazine.org, based in Portsmouth, NH.

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