what has no good eyes
nor has ears?
a dictator who is and a thing else

it dulls his sense of discerning
right from wrong
hot vain dream

what will he do
now all alone?
turn to a cat and yowl?

Beauty of human nature blooms in the ashes

thunder spirit-storm bellows
above the flame
burning forest of the cities

March snow piles
on the rubbles and ashes
cawing lone crow

©Byung A. Fallgren


4 thoughts on “Burning

  1. No. As you know, Derrick, he never was lone; even now that he is pretty much lone, he is never totally alone! Yet at this point he appears to be, with so many countries against him. As always, I value your comment, Derrick.

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