and see the stars flaring out, one by one,
like the forgotten faces of the dead.
I was never able to pray,
but let me inscribe my name
in the book of waves…
for eli by andrea gibson
Only minutes after this picture was taken, when the prayer was over, 41people were shot dead, among them children. The men who killed were hiding on the roofs.
Foto: Photo/Muhammed Muheisen/Scanpix
Boat in Spring Rain by Kawase Hasui