This is how your ruin the terrorist world:
cut out the yellow heart of heaven,
drop the bloodless stars into the sea,
blind the women who sit to wonder on the shore.

In this video, Rigoberto González reads two poems at the 2014 Poets Forum celebration. González was awarded the Lenore Marshall Poetry Prize, which recognizes the most outstanding book of poetry published in the United States in the previous calendar year, for his fourth collection, Unpeopled Eden.