Sunday, February 27, 2022

"send us some poems and essays"


I've never wanted a war, but this is more of an anti-colonial struggle anyway--it would seem the people of Ukraine are fighting for their right to exist. 

The courage of the attitude that Ilya Kaminsky shares in his tweet... the courage, the hope, the beauty, and--what Hindi speakers would call--the sheer dil [heart] of it is simply breathtaking.
 

1 comment:

StephLove said...

It is beautiful, like those orchestras that played during the blitz in WWII.

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