Sandra Schachter

ASHES DEEP – in commemoration of Yom Hashoah

where are you now

ashes deep

over there

how could you know


stuffed in cattle cars

raging through the night

what waited

at the other end

About the Author
Sandra Schachter made aliya from Canada in 1968 and lived in Jerusalem for 33 years, where she was a freelance writer and editor, contributing articles and poetry to various publications around the world. She now resides in Montreal.