Category Archives: Violence

Change your view and the view changes

In thinking about this month’s BeZine theme of Hunger, Poverty and Working-Class Slavery, I was a bit overwhelmed with the scope. Each of these social issues is huge in its own right, with no one solution apparent for any of … Continue reading

Posted in At-Risk Youth, Awareness, Famine, Food For Thought, Human Rights, Hunger, Poverty, Uncategorized, Violence, War, Writing | 4 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

Posted in Animal Rights, Animals, Cats, Death, Disasters, Giving, Life, Peace, Poetry, Violence, War | 2 Comments

Because we’re ALL Homos…Homo sapiens, that is

I watched a well-done short film recently that gave me pause and made me stop and think about something I’d like to share with all of you. It’s about the nature of “love” and how we express our moral beliefs … Continue reading

Posted in Food For Thought, Friendship, Grief, Human Rights, Life, Loneliness, Love, Past Present and Future, Sympathy, Uncategorized, Violence | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

~ 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

Posted in Death, Disasters, Food For Thought, Frustration, Human Rights, Life, Peace, Politics, Violence, War | 16 Comments

~ 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