Friday, 10 November 2023 11:05

In Gaza

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In Gaza

In Gaza

by Kevin McCann, with image above by Martin Gollan

There’s a boy,
Maybe three, maybe four,
Dirty knees,
Dusty face,
Tousled hair
And within arm’s reach
There’s another,
Probably his brother,
Head bandaged,
One eye patched over,
His tee-shirt blood streaked.

They reach out,
One to another,
Try to hold hands

But can’t manage.

They’re shaking too much.

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Kevin McCann

Kevin McCann has published poetry, fantasy stories and a novel aimed at children.

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