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Impending Crisis

A storm hangs dark over the land the sky is black though it is day the air weighs as if water on sand We wait breathless as the beams groan below us lightning sheets surround us as if anger of … Continue reading

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An Epiphany

White`owls upon the Hill sit wondering winter away in quand’ry asking Whoo has any notion what’s going on up there in the White`house Wise`men they are not More wise`guys making bets on markets Mean`while the creatures take to burrows anticipating … Continue reading

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On Congress

The jar of Congress is full of nails bent at a point ever to bend there again useless A knot in the grain is all it takes any knot’ll do tap the nail or drive it it bends Do not … Continue reading

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Follow the Money

A river runs through the land A river not of water but one of commerce bountiful resources productive labor vast wealth On the river on its tributaries men have built dams villages towns & cities each taking out of it … Continue reading

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Blood & Bones

Of the people politicians emerge gifted individuals with eyes upon their community ears open to their needs clear consciences adept minds By the people they are selected to tackle the challenges facing cities states & nations in collaboration with other colleagues … Continue reading

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