Category politics

The Only Way

People Over Politics,  World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Earth is not our stage where we may playact a meager role, despite being cast hero or king. We, more akin to cells that comprise our being a longer time than now we lived as designed. But then we exploded into runaway growth, a cancer which spread so […]

On the Road Again?

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Vaccine, my second dose, hurray. Here, I sit and I wait and I hope. Are we on to the road to recovery Or sliding down a slippery slope? ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength, Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment  Unite the World! ~~~~~ […]

A Plus Fine

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Life, I know, is what we make it, Though mostly we let it make us. So busy we can never stop to sit. Think each bit we acquire a plus. Now the pandemic sees us home. What we acquire is mostly online. Swells our waists […]

Ashamed

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ We should all be ashamed. None of us must remain unnamed. Whatever we believe now, no matter what we learned, or how. What we believed yesterday, What we were taught, not in our DNA. Whatever we are ever likely to believe; Open our eyes; we […]

Hide the Fear of Living

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ (aka The Lucky Few) I went for a walk this morning. Reached the beauty of the briny deep. Upon the surface only was my view; the world below kept its secrets close. I thought of how we judge the world, based on the surfaces we […]

One-Six-Twenty-one

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Past the time that they were reaching, they lost their way and brought the weeping. While their idol raved and ranted screamed he could never be supplanted And it clashed with the truth of freedom. During the riot I watched alone Watched their fervor to […]

Because We Have Not Stopped

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ A Cento Do we whisper we are too young, we are too old as the moment our greatness flickers? Can we not teach ourselves all this is folly? In the long sleepless watches of the night,? Will they write us down in history with their […]

Sacred Silent Places

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ When many commit cruel murder, macho maniacs brutally rape, mad hermits dream and decimate. While daily tribunes trumpet madness, feasts of destruction, humanity the savage, ravenous beast. We who court peace, do sorrow and despair; have we come too far upon this dark and lonely […]

The Eternal Mystery of Phileas, the Lesser: I Must Admit

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ In a Time of Pandemic and Insurrection. ~~~~~ In this dim season of darkening light, When day is eclipsed by growing night, I walk on, crackling crispness, fast-fallen leaves, Like shots from a distant fight. Stark, bare limbs filter the weakened Sunlight, all that my […]

While We Linger?

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ The tapestry of life I see is darker than I knew. Indigo so deep it’s black scattered with distant lights. Stars or torches leading where? Yet dawn will come in glory reflecting red, orange and yellow. Climbing the sky to white and blue as we […]