Holy Innocents


Here are the dead children.
Here are the innocents.
I can name each one.
These are my children.
Here are the bullets
that killed the children.
They are my bullets.
Here are the guns.
They are mine.
Here is the body of the one
who killed the children.
It is my body.

Image above (and on front-page mastheads): Grace Note by C. Robin Janning.

Words above: Holy Innocents by Ken Arnold.

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