Covering The Middle East

A Haiku Set for Edward Said, author of 'Covering Islam: How the Media and the Experts Determine How We See the Rest of the World'


the flurry of white
between minarets
a scream cut short

'If it bleeds, it leads'
scrawled on a reporter's note
pinpoint bombings

Monday, August 4, 2014
Topic(s) of this poem: war
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