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putty

Some while before young M wrote this poem she over heard her mother talking about how she was the child she didn’t worry about because she was “harsh, abrasive, and aggressive.”  Those words have rattled around in my brain ever … Continue reading

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guilt

guilt prophets, my friend don’t speak only of love in flowery words no, my friend i must speak up despite my fear and cowardice speak up for the powerless challenge injustice and cruelty and you, my beloved friend it pains … Continue reading

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