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Tuesday, 23 August 2011

Bystander

i.
At the very least:
junk floating

in our oceans.

ii.
While it is still possible
to choose to not look

it is impossible to continue
to not see

© Karen Neuberg


Marine Pollution - Centuries of Abuse Have Taken a Heavy Toll
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Karen lives in Brooklyn NY. Her poetry has appeared in many journals and anthologies. She has always lived near the ocean.

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