|Posted by annabelsheila on May 16, 2010 at 5:54 PM||comments (1)|
She weeps black tears that destroy
Every living thing they touch.
In her agony, she writhes
Rolling, restless, bewildered!
She has always nurtured them,
Yet they seek to destroy her.
And she is like a helpless child.
Defenceless, she cannot defy them
For they are obsessed with greed,
And will stop at nothing to ensure
Their cups overfloweth!
They have defiled her, raped her,
And beaten her consistentlyRead Full Post »
|Posted by annabelsheila on September 26, 2008 at 9:12 AM||comments (6)|
Sadness weighs heavily upon my heart,
Human tragedy, devastating loss of life;
A struggling nation where poverty is an epidemic,
They faced the wrath of nature yet again.
Haiti, land of sunshine and misery,
Where the rich thrive, and the poor perish.
Mother Earth drew a deep breath,
And as she exhaled, a shuddering groan
Shook all that lay against her bosom.
There was no anger in her deed.
She did not intend to destroy.
Calamit...Read Full Post »