Category Archives: religion

But…They’re Muslims.

What if the Rohingya were Christians? What if they were Jews? What if we didn’t listen to the news and cared about everybody instead? What if we viewed their dead the same as our own? What if villages burning by the … Continue reading

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Pali

Longing to set sail once more casualties of a war waged with germs and guns and drugs and spam and pineapples and sugarcane and chemicals and steel and my heart is numb and I cannot feel your pain the goddess … Continue reading

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Imagine the answer

Religion is the answer if the answer is a cancer yes, the cancer of an answer is religion   God can’t write or read no, God wouldn’t stand for greed so please let your mind be freed from religion   God is … Continue reading

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Chasing Dragons

This is it this is all we’ve got yet we spend our lives chasing dragons and deities sipping holy water while forced down on our knees praying for salvation suffering spiritual starvation invisible carrots dangle as preacher men wrangle Washington’s … Continue reading

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By The Riverside

In the dream I’m drowning in the Euphrates sinking, can’t swim see myself hanging from a limb swinging in the wind by the riverside nowhere to run cant hide tried swimming but stuck just beneath the surface and just as … Continue reading

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The wind’s whispers are drown out by screams and shouts broken dreams, no doubt seem the end is near awash with tears and years and years will pass you by what dreams did come abruptly die and cry and sing … Continue reading

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South of Richmond

Every other billboard literally every other billboard along a one mile stretch of I-95 just south of Richmond, Virginia is for the Army National Guard The others are for God, Jesus, and the Navy Federal Credit Union. This is God’s country … Continue reading

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