‘Coal Conflict

coal makes money
money buys food
coal built our house
then buried him alive
while stealing
what was not
theirs to take
he black gold, coal
smothered in its
black dust
the lungs of
Children who trembled
with a shovel
in the dark
Coal makes a price
but comes at a
terrible cost

Eunice C English 2023

By Eunice C English

Writer, artist,retired. Have Parkinsons Plus and Macular Degeneration so please ignore typos! Gathering some of my memories and writings into one place t share with you.

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