Category politics

Day for Night

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Written 11/3/2020 1:00 am Election day is here at last And I know I’m truly ready To see it past at last. Steady On, my brain cries, Have You checked the color of The skies? All year long, It’s felt like day is really Night. […]

Given Permission?

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ When being given permission to hate Brings out more hate than we thought, Imagined possible, how do we reconcile? When we not only believe we harbor No hate, but also fear that we’re wrong. Not that we’re wrong about our ideals, But that we are […]

Your Turn or Mine

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ To watch the leaves floating down. Something I remember from youth. In the Midwest and the East, where Season change in ways you notice. Unlike the subtle thinning of veils Between this one and the next one. Ultimately comes to the same end. Like the […]

Then or Now

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ When did the presage of prophets and sages Then bid the message of profits not wages? No longer the days the world driven by we, So long; now days the world driven by me. Is it still possible to change our world now? Is our […]

Thinking Allowed

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Everything I’m about to tell you is true. Everything I’m about to tell you is a lie. My words will reach you after the sound of the car racing toward you, before the flying debris of the crash, the screaming, blood, pain and death. In […]

Sweep Away Darkness

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Am I having a nightmare or living in one? Can’t escape, whether under moon or sun. It’s when my eyes are open, when closed. Feels like I’m in a race riot, just got hosed. Most people that I see are wearing masks. Those without scare […]

They Have Survived

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Lotus grows from dirty, muddy water, So beauty arises from something unclean. It self-propagates along the eight-fold path. But what does it mean for the world today? It’s lovely and may mean many things we need. Love and longing within the seed, is the son, […]

What Do You Mean?

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ What are the things, the meanings we believe Only belong to us, as if only our tribe matters? If we can only understand that there is nothing Anywhere that means what we think it means It might be possible to start over, begin  again. Hopefully […]

Walking Mysteries

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ We are all walking mysteries. Those of us who wear masks And those of us who do not. We wear masks to protect others And ourselves, if possible. I can only guess those who don’t, Certainly don’t care about me. In fact, I think they […]

Yet, Here We Are

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Over 300,000 years of homo sapiens, us, Stumbling around, till we got everywhere. Yet, only 5,000 years of the written word, So I can struggle to try to speak with you. At first we wrote on stone, clay, tree bark, Everything we could find or […]