Haiku – Slum

By Noel Ihebuzor

 

Souls stuck in a cage,

seething with savage rage, as

hope drifts and minds roast

 

barren space,

yet lush in crime, grime

running wild

 

festering red sore

child of  need and greed

slowly choking life

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2 Responses to “Haiku – Slum”


  1. 1 Susan L Daniels August 25, 2012 at 1:44 pm

    Noel–bravo! Strongly and well said.

  2. 2 unfetteredbs August 26, 2012 at 2:38 am

    powerful… very


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