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Uncertain Of the journey we now take From the stench of  impending death To a land that smells free So we may have a future   Uncertain As our new land Reeks in as much fear As the land we left Yet … Continue reading

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This poem was published nearly three years ago and I’ve decided to reproduce it here. I’m sitting on a park bench seeing nature’s skeletal frames all around me   And I’m smiling as I see you lying on a blanket … Continue reading

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Melting like an ice cream being dragged by gravity’s pull down the side of its cone is how I see the side of your face   The rest of you is prostrate and sniff as though you’re in the midst … Continue reading

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Labels prejudge people they constrict thought put people into boxes and should be ignored   A rich heart and soul improves mental health so don’t follow others but be your true self   Don’t run nor hide be proud of … Continue reading

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Hailstones of fire                                                                                                                                       Rain down on land                                                                                                                               Injuring or killing                                                                                                                                        Any child, woman and man                                                                                                                 That’s in their way Their path of flight                                                                                                                              Despite what some say                                                                                                                      Doesn’t discriminate                                                                                                                                  Just disseminates                                                                                                                                      Both destruction                                                                                                                                          and the oppression                                                                                                                                         Of innocents just wanting                                                                                                                            … Continue reading

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In my darkest days All I felt was pain And the end seemed close in sight But no one can destroy This new feeling of joy And well as my love and light

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My dad brings me                                                                                                                            glorious wings                                                                                                                                           that I use                                                                                                                                                 to make my escape But I fly near the sun                                                                                                                           and my wings are now gone                                                                                                               So I fall                                                                                                                                                  and await my fate    

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