Monthly Archives: May 2019

The Hells Of War

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Bang, bash, boom

Sshssh, whistle, splat

Slammed doors

Windows crashed

Buildings collapsed

Friends missing

Hurt or

Worst of all

Dead

Sleepless nights

Sporadic meals

Clothes nasty

Body smelling skanky

From days of

Lots of running

And more walking

Corners suspicious

Bombardments needed

When does it end

When can I go home

Some stuff you just

Don’t want to remember

In the hell of war

-Jennie Nawrocki

The Problem

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Could it be

What about

Have you thought of

They are going to say

They probably think

Goodness gracious not

I should cover my basis

I can’t say this

Won’t do that

But what if

I must

Ugh what now

I didn’t think of

-Jennie Nawrocki