Bob Green

Rookie (April 9,1947 / New York City)

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  • Aboda Awed (9/30/2009 11:22:00 AM)

    Im pleasre tht u write grear poems abt palestine & gaza where im, i read some, realy nice & touching hearts..well im still new here & wish be frs too inshallah ..
    keep going, u have a great pen & truely feelings to... blesssssing
    thx :)

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Best Poem of Bob Green

I Speak Of Palestine

I speak of your insistence
on believing what you’re told
to be so blind:
you must have learned
what not to know
to be so cold that you can say
“These people do belong
inside this tomb.”
They cannot move
or live
or eat
And, yes,
I speak of Palestine.

You cannot hold
its fate is just
and not be part
of grinding up
their bones and blood
to mix with desert earth
and olive oil
to build your state, your jail;
a wall surrounds
their place, like this:
a torture room
a starving field
a stolen home
a human ...

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