The homeless man can only, Stitch cotton bricks around him. And march on dunes, on rocks, And across wadis and moist beds. While over near the Pacific Ocean, you see hundreds Of turtles, rushing to the ocean tide, Not knowing what lies inside, This mammoth saline fortress. Life is only a bounty, that in the … Continue reading Refugees

Life In The Present (21st Oct 2017)

There are more cyclones in the Philippines Than there are volcanoes. While in Pakistan, terrorists ambush everyday people, As they walk through bazaars and alleyways. And in Germany, refugees are embracing each other Having made it into the promise land. While I sip a cup of tea And watch all this unravel on BBC News … Continue reading Life In The Present (21st Oct 2017)