Tag Archives: Animal rights

Animal Liberation Front.com

Mali, the poem written for the jailed Sri Lankan elephant and posted on my blog in 2012 is included in Animal Liberation Front.com. Let’s hope more people get behind the effort to save Mali, like they did for Sunder.  Go … Continue reading

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Channels

My poem titled “The Capital” is included in “Channels” Volume 19. Channels is an annual publication that features contemporary Sri Lankan Writing and is published by the English Writers’ Cooperative (EWC) Sri Lanka. It’s not available online and I’m posting … Continue reading

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Reid Avenue

  The trees are falling, falling down along the avenue   flanked by the law, the arts and the house of the intellectuals.   Helpless we watch the machines hum as a piece of history is cut down to the … Continue reading

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Mali

 Sad eyes stare at the world outside, iron bars lock you in. Four thick walls mark your space. This is all you have and nothing more. Proud strong woman from my homeland you live imprisoned in a web of lies … Continue reading

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Who has the right to take away their rights?

This month has not been a good one for dog lovers around the world. The forced euthanization of Lennox in Ireland after two years of court battles was followed by an equally horrible treatment of Wicca in Canada. Both dogs, … Continue reading

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