Category Archives: Disasters

~ 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

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~ The Other Refugees ~

Soldier and Kitten by JustUs09 @ ~ 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 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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Trash Talk…

How many of you are aware of your carbon footprint? HERE is a handy-dandy calculator for those of you who don’t know but would like to. How many of you consciously try to make less of an impact on the … Continue reading

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