Monday, November 13, 2017

What’s happened to all the children? (For the kids of Yemen)


beneath
the soul of God
a million unknown
decomposing bones
lay hidden
by the weight
of time

little boys
and
little girls
dead and damned

their fragile hearts
had no hope
in this world
of man

while
in heaven
no one hears
them cry


© Harry Rout 2017