Friday, November 19, 2010

Prayer for a bamboo flowering famine -- from Poetry Foundation

http://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=240490&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Inside+the+November+Issue+of+Poetry+Magazine&utm_content=Inside+the+November+Issue+of+Poetry+Magazine+CID_b7822ccbc0efc343eb8bb9f5246077d9&utm_source=Campaign+Monitor&utm_term=Prayer+for+a+Bamboo-Flowering+Famine

Burma has just had one of these in the Chin State -- not to mention famine caused by the junta's policies, forced relocation, war and land grabbing.