if you move carefully
through the forest,
like the ones
in the old stories,
who could cross
a shimmering bed of leaves
without a sound,
you come to a place
whose only task
is to trouble you
but frightening requests,
conceived out of nowhere
but in this place
beginning to lead everywhere.
Requests to stop what
you are…[Read more]
“Lost” [by David Wagoner]
Stand still. The trees ahead and bushes beside you
Are not lost. Wherever you are is called Here,
And you must treat it as a powerful stranger,
Must ask permission to know it and be known.
The forest breathes. Listen. It answers,
I have made this place around you.
If you leave it, you…[Read more]
One Last Tear
I thought it was just a crazy game,
Until one day this strange feeling came.
I never expect this feeling would last.
How come this emotion seems so fast?
I tried to escape this feeling from you,
Even though it is the painful thing to do.
But I can’t do it and don’t know why.
Why my heart is in you to rely?
News came that you lov…[Read more]
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When Justice Rises
The night rolls over the leaves
Frozen on the ground
Neath the clear cold ice.
Shoes crunch and slide
Over a frozen past
Waiting for the warmth of dawn
When justice shall rise
And those locked in jail
For the crime of poverty
Shall rise and be given justice
And a survivor’s wage
In an Oprah Winfrey world
Where black is as…[Read more]
She presented herself as a woman profound, a woman of dignity, and was proud.
He saw her as what she did not perceive and did things to her she could not believe.
She went along with what was happening and asked herself, Why was this happening?
Till one day he pushed her to her limit, she cried and said Now is the time to end it.
And when she did…[Read more]