A poem by Michele 'Mickey' Hetherington, NSW.
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Battles fought under burning sun. Blood-red rivers slowly run. Screams echo, shots from a gun, Dust-covered graves, buried as one. Midst the bones the voices come: Our land forever, thy will be done.
Michele dedicated this poem to her Elders and ancestors who fought "beside you, not against you".
Thank you Michele for sharing your poetry.