children of Bilohorivka
taught to shelter under desks went to school as children do registered as children must each morning and for every class were among those registered again today in the rubble, broken glass and dust
n.b. Sixty people sheltering in a school in the neighbourhood of Luhansk were killed on 7th May. Today, 8th May is Freedom Day across Europe, including Ukraine and Russia. I urge you to read President Zelinkskiy’s address that marks this anniversary.
cash our currency
while you pay in cold blood too little too late?
n.b. We do what we can, but this is the only way we know how. Is it enough?
where is the exit?
each day fresh atrocity everyday the same
dead of night silence
broken record shrieks and cries drunk mimics your pain
n.b. There is no peace until you have peace.
stimulates antibodies fight for survival
n.b. There is a period of inflammation before the outcome is settled. I would not dream of calling the murder of innocents ‘inflammation’.
we saw Aleppo
turned into blood, tears and dust the Devil rides on
n.b. What happened there was our warning. Besides watching ‘ For Sama’ what more was done? So now, Ukraine?
The link takes you to the trailer for the documentary film. It is not easy to watch.
we wait for results
late Saturday afternoon this is not a game
we retire to bed
sleep soundly in ignorance dream through your nightmare
"a matter of Ukrainian self-defence" is all we offer
n.b. Expect little more than more hot air from a UK government led by a liar and a spiv, whose political party accepts money laundered through Londongrad.
I am reminded of an old joke adapted:
Q: How do I get out of this? A: Well, I wouldn't start from here, if I were you.
it's been war for years
constant squeeze, threats, bullying now you choose to see