Poems by Jakob Zaaiman on Medium

Angela d’Klaire

Contemporary poetry

Jakob Zaaiman
5 min readOct 26, 2022

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Collage artwork by Jakob Zaaiman.
(Artwork by Jakob Zaaiman)

I remember this guy once telling us –
very casually — about the brutality that
went with being a conscript in the
Yugoslav army; like taking part in
gang rapes and murder, and torturing
people to death; maybe smashing
their faces in with clubs and rifle butts,
so sadistic violence everywhere
all the time and the daily norm…

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