Changing Face (Poem 78 of 99)

A bomb drops on a child overseas

He sculpts his nose thinner

Stories of a father raping his own daughter

He narrows the eyes and thickens the lashes

The poverty gap widens

He raises his cheekbones three millimetres higher

A world destroyed, a face ruined.

“If you want to make the world a better place, take a look at yourself…

Dasein Petals © Copyright 2013

Poem 78 of 99 to raise money for operations for deformed, poverty stricken childrenSponsor me.

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