Sara Fielder


Battlezone ~ A 2 Minute Poetry Slam


Raw ground hamburger machine gun rounds
rattle tattle shells
from the devils dirty turf.
On the other side,
bagpipes and drums try triumphantly
to rally the men forward out of fear,
into the white curtain of powder smoke
where unanswered prayers float upward into nowhere.

Submitted: Wednesday, December 12, 2012

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