They run for their lives
As Katrina weaves her deadly web
Around New Orleans,
And tens of thousands are homeless
In Katrina’s wake.
Then suddenly she falls into slumber
Leaving behind a city in ruins,
The trail of anarchy engulfs the land!
Helplessness and ultra-violence
In the land of the free.
Copyright © Lawrence T. Udo-Ekpo 2005
The Gentle Neophyte
10 years ago