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Jerry Mazza: “Invisible”

A new poem by Jerry Mazza.  For background on Fukushima, check out Anthony Hall’s article and interview.  -KB INVISIBLE How the world is envelopedin an invisible mist ofradiation, blown inwinds around the planet,glowing veil of deathwhose very thought is painful,shuts my eyes in thinkingof the lives soon lost.What have the brilliant adultsdone to all the childrenin the womb or genes,these here or still to come?What have these men of wisdomdone in science‚Äôs name?From whom shall love be givenagain without this curse?What is the cleansing agentof the unseen filth?Who plants the rose againwithout a thorn that kills?Whose petals are scattered withoutstains…

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