S. K. Kelen Place Poems

  • 1.
    I.

    Over the road from the three star Galaxy Hotel is our hotel,
    the old park on Phan Dinh Phung Street,
    ...
  • 2.
    Death stepped out of the television
    just long enough to catch us off guard
    and we mill around a crematorium's lawns.
    ‘I saw her on Friday, now she's gone.'
    ...
  • 3.
    Happy Viet Cong and their children
    live now on the Mekong Delta-cone hats
    smiles-motors' chug is the river's heartbeat
    and the river here's deep and wide as the sea.
    ...
  • 4.
    Of badly behaved humans and pallid dust-
    Split screen shows tall buildings in New York
    Make good targets for aeroplanes
    And the Pentagon burns like any other place.
    ...
  • 5.
    The clouds are always there
    ringing three peaks
    busy with lightning &
    thunder grumbling-
    ...
Total 5 Place Poems by S. K. Kelen

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