Tag Archives: Children

The Innocents

The children of the migrants pay for the crimes of their parents so innocently Born here they are citizens yet live in the fear their parents will be deported The shadow of that fear hides constantly in eyes darkly open … Continue reading

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Gracias a Dios

I got lost today A van full of preschoolers on the way to a summer academy I’ve been driving the route a week but with my wife as the navigator She was out sick today so I got lost today … Continue reading

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The Poppy Pods

The poppy pods lie still beneath the tulips       waiting       waiting till all the Prima`Donnas have their full day Bright bulbs pale petals blown in the wind       floating       floating … Continue reading

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The Peace`Maker

“You have made your people         suffer hard things;   You have given us wine to drink         that made us reel.   You have set up a banner         for … Continue reading

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