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String`Games

We play with strings make`up an idle game when the sun is too hot and we seek for shade to drink a lemonade The game needs no app just a handful of fingers` here & another one there throw in … Continue reading

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We Grieve

We grieve for things lost for things slipping thru our grasp un`named The trust we once held in others’ kindness seen now with suspicion The truth we once knew the innocent beliefs child`like faith in justice The honor in the … Continue reading

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On Faith

It seems faith’s fallen on hard times demythologized by reasonable intelligence It’s said It’s left to the poets to define truth seek the heavens in wild`flowers and eternity in sand We pray to One who remains unseen our prayer`books of … Continue reading

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Old Friends

He has his truth and I have mine Here we’ve come to our conclusions We no longer talk of right or wrong Agreeing that talk is not productive Simply up`sets us wounds the peace Started with religion moved on to … Continue reading

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Government

“My heart overflows            with a goodly theme;    I address my verses to the king;           my tongue is like the pen               of a … Continue reading

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Paper`Cranes

The white house is decorated with cranes neatly folded origami cranes deftly folded by the deft hands of the sycophants of the god each bird when unfolded marred by a lie No sooner a lie is caught than another crane … Continue reading

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Losing Our Souls

“O Lord, how many are my foes! Many are rising against me. Many are saying to me, ‘There is no help for you in God.’” ~ Psalm 3:1 Where is the wisdom that should lie in numbers? The leaders of … Continue reading

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Losing Our Way

Have we lost our way we who once died for liberty now all turned into libertines whose god is our belly whose power our god Is there such a tyranny as harsh as obsession with self a castle of bones … Continue reading

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