Another go at ekphrasis (a poem inspired by artwork.) The painting I took inspiration from is about refugees by Eva Lewarne. A beautiful piece about a tragic situation. Thank you for reading. :) <3
The boat took flight on the stormy seas. Twas filled to the brim with refugees.
the old, the young, the brave, the coward, the strong, the weak.<br/>Wherever you are in our country, only faces of the wounded show.<br/>Because in my homeland, we are all silent victims.
I'm afraid for this country. I really am.
The recount of a prisoner in the Auschwitz camp.
Two words I never thought I would suffer through.
Who are winners in a losing game?
' I am more than just a refugee '