‘They took the pitcher of life thoughtlessly,
they shuttered the nobility of time.
and their gaze, vacant now, was fading,
as their vision was blinded.
For years now they had been burning their wings,
these fallen ones -
now they have been setting their bodies ablaze as well. …’
From the poem ‘Angels’ foes’, by Yiannis Zisis
Cycle V: Crisis
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(Photograph by Yiannis Zisis)