Poem — For Gaza — by Martha Collins
This is a poem titled “For Gaza” by Martha Collins. First Line: for the woman who cooks on a fire of sticks and boards beside her shell of a house, her; Last Line: for Gaza, for Palestine/Israel, for ourselves, for hope for peace.
Collins, Martha. 2009. “For Gaza.” Pp. 3 in “If I touch the Depth of Your Heart … ” : The Human Promise of Poetry in Memories of Mahmoud Darwish (Human Architecture: Journal of the Sociology of Self-Knowledge: Volume VII, Special Issue, 2009.) Belmont, MA: Okcir Press (an imprint of Ahead Publishing House).
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