Tag Archives: Refugee

From Horgos to Calais – Haiku

From Horgos to Calais At Europe’s border Desperate people struggle To escape nightmares. The brave refugee Sets off with steady resolve Yearning to be free. Children are carried Forward to the razor fence The riot police. Hope broken on steel … Continue reading

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Horgos to Calais

Horgos to Calais At Europe’s border Desperate people struggle To escape nightmares. Children are carried Forward to the razor fence, And riot police. Hope broken on steel, Pushed back by water canon, Assaulted by gas. A Christian state with No … Continue reading

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Slaughter of the innocents

After the glory we come to a hard time, Innocents slain and flight far from home. Pain for the refugee, terror and cruelty How do we cope when no mercy is shown? Remembering the time when King Herod ordered the … Continue reading

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