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For her Poetics prompt Kim asks us to write a metaphor poem that starts with Rumi’s words: “This being human is”


It is Holocaust Memorial day although since the word originates from religious burnt offering, it does seem paradoxically pejorative particularly in reference to the genocide of European Jewry – Shoah meaning calamity, destruction is often preferred. Putting aside semantics the day recalls the persecution, destruction and disappearance of millions,… Continue Reading “Calamity”