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poetry

Sonnets From The Swamp III

  Rage Stinging like an open-handed slap you speak your insanity leaving faces flushed, marked by your hand No one suspected the twistings of your mind No one could understand your meaningless words No one expected so wrathful a whirlwind as your misguided musings Now you stand, lost in a tweet, knee-deep  in your own […]

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poetry political

Sonnets from the Swamp II

November Tuesday The Body Politic comes to the fore And calmly flaunts a great hypocrisy Then leaving all the truth behind the door Insists that for each kiss there is a fee Senselessly they seek a way to prove That deep in rivers clogged by man’s pollution Dreams might live while changing tides remove Castles […]

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poetry

Sonnets from the Swamp

When We Lost Our Way Fair and foul, night stalkers steal the breath of believers. Wrapped in grey shrouds dreams come and go unrealized Pages of  history, scanned with blinking eyes, reveal no truths. Lies abound lying around like careless litter. When we whistle in the wind no one hears the song or remembers the […]