Category politics

Simply Walk Away

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ I wonder how we’re always so damn busy Now when we no longer work every day. Calls without ending, with doctors, friends and, most of all, telemarketers and scams. No warranties to extend now, in the future. We are current with all of our bills as well. The […]

Isn’t That Odd

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ How then may I write? How can I stop, here for this time, now and none other? To sharpen my razor on a broken strop, all deep enough in drek we’ll smother. People who lead lie, serve their agenda, believe in their scriptures, not their god. No choice, […]

Tomorrow I Will Hope

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ We act, our worth next to nothing as many of us struggle to survive. While mountebanks and madmen set rules, they always change again. With religion to say, we must wait that our reward comes after we die. Our governments no longer rule us; I’m uncertain they ever […]

With Jaded Eye

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ I say hello and not goodbye, If I smile at you, will you try? Meet me in the middle, then Or at least, meet me halfway. No? It’ll be see you, not hello. I fear it won’t be swell. Show Me, I’m wrong to carp or cry Or […]

A Proposition

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ If a picture is worth a thousand words And words can change our hearts and minds Then art is necessary and cannot be absurd. Though some would say this of multiple kinds. Yet art, its movements appear in response To world events, are often ahead of the curve. […]

Who I am Today?

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ I don’t know what I’ll write. And I don’t know who I’ll be. Will it be right for a bee? Words and sounds so heavy And so playful, depending… Words can play and words can dance. They plan. They sing and argue. At times, they wound. At times, […]

A Fragmented View

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! Copper Tree ~ Philip Brent Harris ~~~~~ Oh, the dead, dying Eucalypti. Wrong, maybe, does it apply? Alive on one side, the other not. How can this be, I have thought. Dead branches reach for living. Live reach away, unforgiving. Each always struggles to survive Felled with axes, cut […]

Is It Too Late?

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! Divide and Conquer ~ Philip Brent Harris ~~~~~ Another week of bad news With the greedy folks in charge, Telling us they did nothing Wrong. And for them, at least That is nothing but the truth. Because they don’t care About you or about me, although I have the […]

Your Turn

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Once a lonely child dreamed the universe. While it could be better, it could be worse. Now it’s your turn, what would you to do If creating the cosmos were up to only you? ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength, Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment  Unite […]

Must I Wait?

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ If you invented yesterday, How would today turn out? Must I wait until tomorrow Before I can find out? ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength, Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment  Unite the World! ~~~~~ Please, leave a comment and let me know what you think. Philip […]