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Star

In the meadow the stars twinkle as I stare off into space thinking about time and these wrinkles on my face and how life’s pace has increased tenfold with each passing year and why must humanity be consumed with hatred … Continue reading

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If you remain silent

If you remain silent you will hear the sound  of the farmer’s heart breaking beneath the weight of the bulldozer   if you remain silent you will hear the sound  of olive branches breaking beneath the weight of the occupation … Continue reading

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Heart & Mind

If I die alone   a thousand times  it’s because my heart  was drowned out  by my mind

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Life Raft

As you were drowning I sat down and prayed for you unaware that I was sitting on your life raft

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Well Fed

We remain well fed while they are starving and we’re carving up what’s left of their land

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Generations

Generations pass and we inherit more and more apathy Generations pass and they inherit more and more tragedy Generations pass and we inherit more and more debt Generations pass and they inherit more and more dead

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Regret & Karmic Debt

Some nights I want to turn back the clock a decade or more, but I made my bed so I lay awake trying my best to forget wading through oceans of regret and karmic debt and one too many mistakes, … Continue reading

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