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My Story: I'm Not a Socialist. Deal With It! I don't have a vocabulary expansive enough to adequately describe my disdain for political forces of the world today. They sicken me! But, like a fool, I still follow them. Though they frustrate me to no end, I rationalize my continued attention to world events and politics on the need to stay informed of the goings on in the world around me. Since I have an aversion to ignorance, there's some truth to that but I don't know if it's justifiable, considering the how they tend to infuriate me.
No. I'm not a socialist. That must mean I'm an anti-government, right wing extremist, eh? Well, I hate to burst your bubble but I'm not one of those either. You see, I understand the purpose of "the state" and the benefits of using it as a tool for building and maintaining infrastructure, as well as creating a social safety net that keeps those with the least means from falling between the cracks. It doesn't take a so
EasterRemember what you love,
you with sand in your teeth
and the feral burn of hunger
in your eyes.
God sends his regrets.
He made you grasping and slow,
in a late hour
when the wine washed low.
Remember what you love.
Fall to your knees in the toss
and the swell, quell
the appetite of the cold black sea.
Beg blessings for your home
and the salt-sick trees.
Reach what lies near:
the fat-faced child, the sweet-soft lamb;
tether the tantrum, trickle the blood.
Offer psalms to what is holy,
whisper the name of what you love
as it bobs in the bleak mad sea.
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