National Poetry Month: Week 3- Holocaust Remembrance Week

This week I’m actually going to post poems about the Holocaust to celebrate Holocaust Remembrance Week. Let us pray for those who suffered and those who are still suffering. The Butterfly by Pavel Friedman The last, the very last, So richly, brightly, dazzlingly yellow. Perhaps if the sun’s tears would sing against a white stone. ….

Remembering the Holocaust

Never shall I forget the little faces of the children, whose bodies I saw turned into wreaths of smoke beneath a silent blue sky. Never shall I forget those flames which consumed my faith forever…Never shall I forget those moments that murdered my God and my soul and turned my dreams to dust…Never. — Elie…