Tag Archives: freedom

Damascus (with Nicholas Gagnier)

On world maps, this crescent just attacked was formerly a home; those bones were a house and for the people within, this road was more than a convoy route. Collateral damage is not measured in numbers here; it is counted … Continue reading

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breaking the cage

something so live cannot stay still or pace in prescribed patterns indefinitely though it is almost civilized into submission I remember wildness roaring or purring through my blood wisdom that dream-talks and says I am made to hunt to gather … Continue reading

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don’t gamble what you can’t afford to lose

all that is left is that smile and swagger those empty pockets you cashed in the last of your second chances and did not notice my patience is not infinite like a poor poker player, you ignored your dwindling stack … Continue reading

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