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The Workaholic Shopaholic Sexaholic In Me Takes A Breather From Engineering And Science

The workaholic shopaholic sexaholic in me takes a breather from engineering and science
-Gayathri B. Seetharam
I was searching for topics to write or compose blank verse on
When it struck me that apart from death and carnage and destruction,
War has other ugly features and this is portrayed very well in Oliver Stone's Platoon
In which the commander of the platoon leads the rape of a young woman in the enemy territory;

Her cries of help are heard by a fellow soldier who stands by helplessly
Unable to stop the atrocity
However there are colourful aspects to war in the sense

That romance strikes its loving note in enemy territory:
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Sunday, February 16, 2020
Topic(s) of this poem: art,war and peace
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