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Gilded Cage

I live in a gilded cage a very nice cage they tell me I have everything I need all I have to do is sing for their pleasure all day — sounds that I do not feel unless I sing … Continue reading

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Our Lady of the Tourch

Torch held high, she welcomes all to the land of the free. It used to be very clear what freedom is but it isn’t any more. Who is free in the world of masked slavery kept in rat’s mazes tied … Continue reading

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Seeds of Wisdom

How many seeds in a papaya or the branches of just one tree? If Mother Nature must plant so many seeds to get a tree, why do I think everything I try must be a success the very first time? … Continue reading

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A Forever Tale

We seldom learn from others too often not even from our own errors which we repeat again and again. What is this stubborn refusal to see, to change suffering wailing “woe is me” all the while repeating the story, a … Continue reading

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Moving On

Half-moon marking cycles tides turning seasons flowing from one to another time relentlessly moving on How many years days, hours until I must leave this world as autumn leaf fluttering to the ground? Soon winter comes and I go to … Continue reading

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Falling Down

Falling down getting up again and again. At first I’m applauded for courage and persistence. Falling down getting up continues until finally someone asks, “why do you keep falling down?”

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Illogical

No banana, avocado, too many calories pass the potato chips. just a pot-head pour me another drink, please I have no time to help my neighbor Saturday’s the day I play golf In a world where football players are heroes … Continue reading

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