Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Australia Day

Australia Day



Glorified settlement and
shameful invasion

collide in celebration
and grief

past overshadows present
and taints the future

until all live as one
under the southern stars.

2 comments:

  1. A very powerful poem Merlene, it sent a shiver down my spine. xx

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