Treasure Island

Syed Ahmed Shah

(03-08-1960 / Guwahati, Assam, India)

Danse Macabre


Corner her in a narrow lane
Slice open her bulging belly
Fish out the unborn
And wave it on the tip of a sword
Like a human flag…

Rejoice my countrymen
Join the danse macabre of your civilization…

Submitted: Friday, September 13, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 16, 2013

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