as Munch screams

The news on Christmas Eve that a local court had authorized the restart next month of atomic reactors at the Takahama plant owned by Kansai Electric Power (KEPCO) was not the hoped-for Christmas present! Accordingly, 100-200 local residents took to the streets on Christmas night outside the power company’s Kyoto HQ. I was feeling a little sick, a little angry, as this haiku came on … KEPCO Christmas 15


2 Responses to “as Munch screams”

  1. Bo Lille the Poet Says:

    Why on earth did they ever allow nuclear plants in an earthquake zone like Japan?? And why not try a non-radioactive type of energy?

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