Monthly Archives: January 2008

THE SONS OF NAUJAN & OTHER POEMS

Colossus of Everest Sir Edmund Hillary lies serenely six feet under… But he had wished before the final moment no monument to mark his passing – O enough to have scaled the world’s highest peak & touched the bottom of … Continue reading

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Aestheticizing Moralist & Other Poems

1. Hmong He is of the Hmong tribe recruited by Tony Poe erstwhile leader of the CIA during the Vietnam war. But he’s at a loss how quickly they have forgotten him who guarded the Laotian trail to stave off … Continue reading

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Sob Stories for January

1. Youssif He whines like a kitten as he is wheeled into the operating room to repair his ravaged face wrought by the war between American Marines & Iraqi insurgents. His mother can only lean his forehead against the door … Continue reading

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