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Tuesday, 31 January 2012

Immorality doesn't work

A lion’s savage teeth


the wildebeest.

It wilts


Is eaten.

The Israelis’ shackles


small Palestinian children.

They wilt


But are unbeaten.

©  Lavinia Kumar

UK raises concerns over Israel's treatment of Palestinian children
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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