razan al-najjar




a world

they said

a final you don’t

miss like every-

one would the pain

of living



at the centre of it

where they’re singing

your lost anthems

walk on             in shades

a last no

go in all directions


start by shooting young

medics in the back

oh razan

how we love you

when you’re dead




Reuben Woolley

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3 Responses to razan al-najjar

    1. Beautiful writing about a beautiful soul, thank you

      Comment by Sylvia Ann Jenkins on 8 August, 2018 at 2:23 pm
    2. Thanks you, Sylvia.

      Comment by Reuben Woolley on 8 August, 2018 at 6:54 pm
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