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Talking Trees

“Pleased to meet you” said the tree now fire burns it’s memory and lumber jacks are back for more but trees don’t worry whats in store. A battle-hardened old tree sways, “It’s been like this for all my days so … Continue reading

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Window

from our room through its window we see only darkness which we were taught to fear so, afraid we sit quietly waiting and in our waiting the darkness speaks to us and we are no longer afraid as the darkness … Continue reading

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City

Millions of people and still we’re alone wandering sidewalks of faces unknown   we’re reaching for heaven and scraping the sky but Monday through friday we’re living a lie   the weekend arrives and we drink to forget a decade … Continue reading

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But Who…?

I. But who is to blame? The government. But who is to blame? The politicians. But who is to blame? The military. But who is to blame? The police. But who is to blame? Wall Street. But who is to … Continue reading

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the universe

flowers slowly die and we cry knowing that pages end and chapters end and books end…   but the universe is forever

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Or Love

in the aftermath of a bloodbath there are two paths we can take more violence for its own sake or love

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Invasive

the invasive trees sway in the breeze dropping their seed pods everywhere and an army rises around them as they decimate the rest of the forest continuing their march up the mountain and towards the ocean to the east and … Continue reading

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