AUTHOR: Beth TITLE: DATE: 3/12/2004 09:38:00 AM ----- BODY:
Devastating Headline #1:
TERROR: 911 DAYS AFTER 9/11 "The atrocity, which Spanish media and officials described as "our own September 11", came exactly two and a half years after the attacks in New York and Washington, or 911 days..."
Devastating Headline #2:
TRAIN BOMBS: 'START OF WW III' "This is how the devastating bomb attacks on three trains in the Spanish capital of Madrid during peak hour on Thursday were described..."
Red Planet The night still tastes like diesel fuel and dynamite gunpowder and gasoline. The sulphur smoke still lifts a chill along the spine of New York City while history cleans house around the world with sledgehammers and blood. Ahora y en la hora de nuestra muerte they're whispering in Spanish Harlem while two hundred sparrows flutter over the hills of Castille and on toward Gibraltar High above the acrid stench a star floats like a ruby hung at the throat of Isabella, our androids comb its copper dust while mobiles chirp and babble in the pockets of the dead. A ghost is softly gasping on the face of that red planet as the orange blossoms bloom on the shores of the Mediterranean Then, sighing, she resigns to let her blind blue sister follow her into the lifeless universe