Mike Subritzky

SARAJEVO HAIKU

Australian Poetic Society: Choice Poem Award for 2000
Australian Poetic Society Choice Poem Award for 2000
Shape moved before me
Foresight laid central to mass
Pull trigger, girl fell.

DEAD GIRL’S TANKA

You robbed me of life this day
My parents will always mourn.

Author’s Note: In Memory: The Sarajevo Siege ~ 1992 – 1995