Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash
---- Leonard Cohen
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
Yes, We Can !
In her contributions to the My World series, Sylvia says , ".....Down at the Golden Gate Park at the Harbor (in Seattle) , there is a bird/duck sanctuary that I always enjoy visiting and I've been there a lot during the lovely weather we have had lately. One of the things that never ceases to amaze me is the watery reflections that make each photo look like an Impressionist painting....." I just remembered the Nuclear Security Summit happening this week, in the other Washington ..........
(photo by Sylvia Kirkwood)
In a world, shaky with flowing shadows of terror, floats a bulwark of democracy, human values, and freedom.
They sit, on it, B. Obama(USA) and M. Singh(India), as they discuss, at the Security Summit, ways to help those who endeavour to democratically stay afloat.
Their backs to those that threaten, intimidate, and destroy, yet balancing exquisitely, on those logs powered by their respective Constitutions...