K.I.A.

All registered Forum users can post bush poetry dedicated to all those who served
Post Reply
Dennis N O'Brien

K.I.A.

Post by Dennis N O'Brien » Wed Apr 18, 2012 8:51 am

Removed by author
Last edited by Dennis N O'Brien on Fri Jan 17, 2014 7:42 pm, edited 1 time in total.

Neville Briggs
Posts: 6946
Joined: Sun Oct 31, 2010 12:08 pm
Location: Here

Re: K.I.A.

Post by Neville Briggs » Wed Apr 18, 2012 1:08 pm

These things happen. For those of us who weren't there it might seem to be easily avoidable, but then...we weren't there.
Neville
" Prose is description, poetry is presence " Les Murray.

User avatar
Maureen K Clifford
Posts: 7751
Joined: Tue Nov 09, 2010 10:31 am
Location: Ipswich - Paul Pisasale country and home of the Ipswich Poetry Feast
Contact:

Re: K.I.A.

Post by Maureen K Clifford » Wed Apr 18, 2012 4:14 pm

Excellent write Dennis - one of the horrors of war that we tend to not speak about - it happens more often I suspect than we know and probably a lot less than one might expect given the circumstances.

Cheers

Maureen
Check out The Scribbly Bark Poets blog site here -
http://scribblybarkpoetry.blogspot.com.au/


I may not always succeed in making a difference, but I will go to my grave knowing I at least tried.

Dennis N O'Brien

Re: K.I.A.

Post by Dennis N O'Brien » Wed Apr 18, 2012 4:42 pm

Thanks Maureen and Neville - yes the soldier this happened to was just listed as KIA - killed in action.

Post Reply