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The Literary Groong - 04/12/2003

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	By Knarik O. Meneshian

		(In memory of the one and half million Armenians who
		perished during the Genocide of 1915, perpetrated by
		Turkish Government.)

	It was April,
	and like angry waves
	upon the sea,
	they came!

	They stormed
	the ancient shores of Hayastan.
	When it was done,
	they slapped the rocks,
	returning to the sea.

	Though the shores
	were leveled
	with each sweeping wave,
	footprints in the sand appeared....

Knarik O. Meneshian is a writer and teacher and resides in Glenview,
IL, with her family.  She was born in Austria--mother Austrian, and
father Armenian from Meghree, Armenia. She has published works in both
Armenian and American publications, has authored the book "Reflections,"
a collection of poems, and has translated Rev. D. Antreassian's book,
"Musa Dagh, The Banishment of Zeitoun and Suedia's Revolt" from the
Armenian into English.

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