Category politics

Will Not Confess

  ~~~~~ A day full of chores and stress, With oh so many things to do. Because we will not confess, Days of rest are better for you ~~~~~ People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength, Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment Unite the World! ~~~~~ See more of my […]

As I Fall Behind

~~~~~ In the light of the sunset,I saw the eyes of truth.Though they showed the debtI accrued in youth. They left me smiling, just the same. In the glory of the dawn,I heard the voice of all creation,saw the raptor and the fawn.I lived in their reflection, Laughed at everyone and myself. In the heat […]

Size Matters

~~~~~ It’s not the size of the brain in the thought. It is the size of the thought in the brain. ~~~~~ People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength, Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment Unite the World! ~~~~~ See more of my creative offerings at: Brent Harris Fine Art […]

Answer to an Unasked Question

  ~~~~~ Answer to an Unasked Question Passionate Pacific, my daily inspiration: sunlight, sand and surf..Murmured messages wash on shore, chased by crashing wavesWarm strand, moonlit, twinkling on the swells, reflecting earth.Wind, water, weather form transient art, nothing the sea saves. Humbled, vastness of ocean, rolling horizon beyond our views. This and more as well […]

Out Our Way

Target Practice ~ Philip Brent Harris ~~~~~ Talking on the telephone, Monitored with satellites. And so, until we are bone, Listened to day and night. ~~~~~ People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength, Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment Unite the World! ~~~~~ See more of my creative offerings at: […]

Revolving Rhythms

  ~~~~~ By Phileas the Lesser  Hiding horns, unseen unicorns silently slumber using understory. Conifers cloak,  cover, camouflage creatures casually capable. Filigreed fountains,  rambling rills, misty mountains, water walls. Mythic mounts living languidly, lingering longingly. Lovely life. Colossal cities calcify creation, kill knowingly. Repeated reservations. Murmuring madmen mutter menacingly, molding mechanical men. Righteous robots rigidly […]

Three Letter Folk

~~~~~ We have absolutely no idea how our world will change Despite those who have wild hairs of how to rearrange. Someone may push a button, start the last of our wars. Perhaps, we finally see the dream of having flying cars. What of the three-letter agencies hidden in plain sight, Who tell us they […]

THE CHEETAH

  ~~~~~ Variations on a theme by William Blake Cheetah! Cheetah! spurning flight Will you vanish in the night? What mortal weapon hand or spree Would end thy fearful symmetry? Not so distant wait the flies To watch the fire leave your eyes. On what fell wings do they descend Your flesh and sinew then […]

Never Went Away

~~~~~ Never Went Away It, it, the universal it, Got up one morning And took a great big shit. But shit’s designed To make things grow. It had to happen Don’t you know? And the world Grew and changed, But the smell Never went away. ~~~~~ People Over Politics, World Over Wealth! Peace is Purpose, […]

Will Teach Us to be Wise

When Air Becomes Breath ~ Philip Brent Harris ~~~~~ I find treasures on the beach all the time. They inform me, tell me about myself, in how and what they cause me to remember, where I stood and what I was doing. That first shell, sea glass, sand dollar, calls to mind other beaches. The […]