Category Archives: Death

Insatiable =/= Sustainable

((The new quarterly issue of the BeZine is up! This time, the theme is Sustainability, and there are some really good, thoughtful pieces about making this a reality. If you have some free time, come check out how you can … Continue reading

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~ The Edge of After ~

When war is your “normal”, How do you find peace? Is it the breaths between bombs, When the dust motes circle, Sparkling in sun beams? Is it the silence of the dead, The lack Of thudding thunder, Or bloodied wonder … Continue reading

Posted in Awareness, Death, Disasters, Food For Thought, Grief, Human Rights, Peace, Poetry, Politics, Poverty, Resistance, Uncategorized, Violence, War | 2 Comments

~ The Other Refugees ~

Soldier and Kitten by JustUs09 @ Photobucket.com ~ The Other Refugees ~ ┬áHe huddled under the wreckage and rubble, That used to be his home. His people had fled. Still others, were dead. So he waited, shaking, alone. * She … Continue reading

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The rosebuds are gathered and my captain is gone…

Another bright light has passed from this world today. One of the most beautiful souls to ever grace the world has left this realm to travel others on wings of light and glorious laughter. Robin Williams died today. He was … Continue reading

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~ The Last Horseman Is The One Who Counts ~

There is no profit in peace, you know. White Horse or Red, the blood must flow. Human constructs, like Conquest or War, Benefit the rich and bury the poor. I think the Draft should be reinstated; So that ALL might … Continue reading

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~ To Oklahoma ~

My eyes can’t stay dry, My heart grieves tonight. Like the lashing rain From a deathly dark sky, Hot tears fall, leaden, Grasping, desperate For a light… In the muddied, broken glimpses Of the storm’s aftermath. Ground zero, So many … Continue reading

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~ No Peace Piece ~

Birthed in the minds of power-mad men, Forged in the mouth of a dark thundercloud, My sole purpose to kill, I make murder a thrill; The cause of many A burial shroud. A tool of war-mongers and lovers, alike, Eat … Continue reading

Posted in Death, Food For Thought, Gun Control, Guns, Human Rights, Life, Peace, Poetry, Violence | 8 Comments