Posts Tagged ‘Elderly Rights Poem’

“Care homes forcing elderly to have feeding tubes fitted” (Zofia Barisas)

Saturday, March 13th, 2010

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his pleading eyes
the nurse’s
averted face

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Headlines:

“Care homes forcing elderly to have feeding tubes fitted” (The Guardian)

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Poem by Zofia Barisas (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Beshear takes action on nursing home abuse” (Paul David Mena)

Saturday, September 18th, 2010

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sudden chill
an empty bird feeder
outside the nursing home

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Headlines:

“Beshear takes action on nursing home abuse” (Lexington Herald-Leader)

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Poem by Paul David Mena (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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