Posts Tagged ‘Death’

“The Sea, Lifeblood of Chilean Towns, Turns Deadly” (Robert Moyer)

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

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makeshift morgue
she kneels by the body
his hand in hers

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Headlines:

“The Sea, Lifeblood of Chilean Towns, Turns Deadly” (New York Times)

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Poem by Robert Moyer (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Moscow metro bombs kill dozens” (Christopher A. White)

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

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Moscow bombed–
my abdomen’s solidity
goes missing

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Headlines:

“Moscow metro bombs kill dozens” (The Guardian)

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Poem by Christopher A. White (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“BP CEO Tony Hayward: ‘I’d Like My Life Back’” (Bill Kenney)

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

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eleven workers dead
the CEO wants
his life back

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Headlines:

“BP CEO Tony Hayward: ‘I’d Like My Life Back’” (Think Progress)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Family Tortures and Kills Daughter & Lover” (Karthik Rajamani)

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

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ashes
on the ground below…
empty bird cage

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Headlines:

“Family tortures, kills daughter & lover” (Times of India)

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Poem by Karthik Rajamani (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Lena Horne, Singer and Actress, Dies at 92″ (Jimmy the Peach)

Monday, August 16th, 2010

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“Stormy Weather”
the sepia girl sings
new management

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Headlines:

“Lena Horne, Singer and Actress, Dies at 92″ (New York Times)

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Poem by Jimmy the Peach (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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