Category Archives: Starvation

Looting in Leyte

Don’t call me a thief. You might be worse if typhoon waves crushed your wife and kids and flushed them some stinking place I can’t find days after looking and not eating or sleeping. I’m not hungry. I’m starving. I can’t find any clean water, either, and am vomiting and need medicine for gashes in […]

Also posted in Food, Philippines, Short Pieces - GTC

Death in North Korea

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

Also posted in Food, Kim Il Sung, Kim Jong-Il, Korea, Poetry - GTC