Wednesday, 6 August 2014

The News of Today

August 3, 2014

Deadly strike 'at UN school in Rafah'
China gives Xinjiang death toll
Lethal flood hits Italy festival

The New York Times:
U.S. nuclear deal with Russia derailed as tensions rise
Hospitals in Gaza overwhelmed as attacks continue
Hope dwindles for Hondurans living in peril

U.S. official: Spy plane evaded Russians
U.S. Ebola patient at Atlanta hospital
U.S. doctor quarantines himself at home

My Report:
Massachusetts skies overcast in mourning
Writer spends more time with family in wake of headlines
Local bike trails offer refuge from the world
Google News of the World  

Kristina says "This poem is a little different as it takes from the top headlines of BBC, CNN, and the New York Times, so there is no one article in mind."

©Kristina England
Bio:  Kristina England resides in Worcester, Massachusetts.  Her writing is published or forthcoming at Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, New Verse News, Poetry24, Radius, and other magazines.