Manufactured Muslims Of Turkey


vikas chandra

There’s, more to, Erdoğan’s diatribe
A millennium, of estranged, history
The lost Sultanate, of a, rootless tribe
Searching, faith’s relics, in fear’s debris!

The faith, which won them, in conquest
Is all…, their ethos, and pathos
What Ottomans left, as a, stark bequest
Present’s phantom,in, past’s stilettos!

A clan, at the crossroads, of its creed
In the, midst of, Asia and Europe
Traces, its being, to Mohammad’s seed
Baptized in, the blood of, faith’s fatwa!

Tayyip’s tyranny, ain’t, Atatürk’s dream
A brinksman, on a, quest murky
The race, he pushed, to the, faith’s extreme
Manufactured Muslims Of Turkey!

© 2019 Vikas Chandra

View original post

Submit a comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s