Alien

I am cold, alone             The wind tears into me, pain   Ties me to this place     Alone, without love   The horror of fear and hate   Shame and self-loathing

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Death

Rest with the fallen Sleep with the dead, they are friends Even those you feared   Welcome death and peace The corpse rotting in the grave The corpse is nothing   Time cleanses no-one Words will never heal the wounds The victims of wars   Knock, knock at my door Patriotic lies, and jokes The […]

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Dance

The cosmic movement, everything is motion  Everyone is dancing, we do not dance alone  I, and I are never alone  Never mind the dark and silence  Never mind the space, empty all around us  I, and I are always present  I enigma, I of the heart and mind  I friend, I foe, I and I, […]

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Emergence: Section Seven, War; Part Forty-four, Loyalties, Collected Chapters

  Loyalties; Part Forty-four, Chapter One: Genetic Pt. 44, Ch. 01 Many things united the people, but the children of the Ancients evolved in different ways. Differences were primary. #Emergence   Loyalties; Part Forty-four, Chapter Two: Class Pt. 44, Ch. 02 Everyone dreamed of advancing to the next levels. They loathed their own place, but […]

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Sweet Jingo

A fire blooming in the heart of a flower A new god rising in the absence of reason Myth makers lulling the gullible to sleep Circling the truth in concentric rings   A fire blooming in the heart of a flower A new god rising in the absence of reason Myth makers calling the gullible […]

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Veteran’s Day

Today is Veteran’s Day. November 11th. I am a veteran; as is my father, and some few of my friends.   From the end of World War I, until 1954, we celebrated this day as Armistice Day, as a remembrance of the moment in that first great-global conflict; when the fighting stopped along the lines, […]

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