We briefly engaged with the following poems in class.
The following is more of a poetic version of a speech by Martin Neimoller in the context of the cowardice of German intellectuals, with the ascendance of Nazi power. 242 more words
Everywhere I look around me – I see ugliness. Ugliness on the roads. The ugliness of the horns, of the engines. The ugliness of the driver intent on overtaking the next car, getting his way, oblivious to the vast blue sky above, to the gentle breeze, to the rain that fell a few hours ago, still present in the aura of the space. 290 more words