poem for Eid-al-Fitr: the end of Ramadan

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Ramadan
Khaled Mattawa
My mother forgets to feed her animals
because it’s only fair.
She rushes to them when
she hears hoarse roosters crowing
and billy goats butting
over a last straw.

(Poetry Diary 269 – 6/26/17) Eid al-Fitr: What you need to know –  Cristiana Moisescu – CNN – 6/25/17

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