by David Solway (August 2016)
First they built a mosque on my block, but that was OK by me
since I was tolerant of all religions, especially religions of peace;
Then they came for the dog, but I was not particularly disturbed
since it relieved me of thrice-daily walks; more>>>
A great continuation of that famous earlier rabbi? "First they came for the (X) ...but then there was nobody left." LET DETAILS, IN NARRATION-DRAMA, be expanded to show the gradual incursion and enveloping of Islamism--into a "drugstore paperback" with conflict action and suspense... The Problem begs for not telling-about but showing, Story is King. This poem a neat microcosm of same.....