Posts Tagged ‘World Hunger Haiku’

“UN: Record 1 Billion Go Hungry” (Laurence Stacey)

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

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………………..world hunger report
………………..I turn the potatoes
………………..a second time

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Headlines:

“UN: Record 1 Billion Go Hungry” (Yahoo News)

“Hunger Notes” (World Hunger Wesbite)

“Fight Against Hunger Key to Security: Clinton” (AFP)

“World’s Hungry Passes 1 Billion as Wealth Increases” (Bloomberg)

“UK Criticised for Inaction in Tackling World Hunger” (The Guardian)

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Poem by Laurence Stacey (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Sell Vatican to end hunger, comic says” (Chen-ou Liu)

Sunday, November 8th, 2009

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Church side door—
in a cracked hand
two coins

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Headlines:

“Sell Vatican to end hunger, comic says” (Toronto Star)

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Poem by Chen-ou Liu (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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