UNISONActive is an unofficial blog produced by UNISON activists for UNISON activists. Bringing news, briefings and events from a progressive left perspective.

Sunday, 28 April 2013

Damascenes by Anick Roschi

A poem, a voice, for the Syrian people :


To Homs
Write under their wings

To Homs
Damascenes flee the bread
At the heart of the children.

To Homs
The angels of King
On the public place
Break their wings.

Anick Roschi, born France, is an author of French-Swiss origin. Having worked for a long time as organizer in the associative sector, he dedicates itself now to the writing. In 2007, he publishes a first collection of poetry in the editions of the Cygne (Paris) and participle, in spring 2010, with numerous authors of the Caribbean and the French-speaking world, in the charitable work “For Haiti" published by the editions Desnel (Martinique).