i will shoot…

i will shoot

ice cream and cakes
for pen to paper
myanmar protest poems
hollowed-out poet
your words are now ours

 

 

myanmar like those before…

briefing diplomats
smoke from blood soaked huts rises
sky blackened by death
another ethic cleansing
world of deep darkness and pain

 

rules of engagement…

examples
rwandan
bosnia
myanmar
civil protests
mass murders
political leaders
debate
diplomatic
objectives
military constraints
necessary
libya
rapid military response
to
protect whom
or
what