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Welcome to Walmart,

How may I help you?

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You can start by reading my shirt.

On the front it says: Leave while you can.

On the back: Follow my ass.

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Outside the day-sky is black.

There is a static energy crackling from

Every plant and rooftop.

Everything is charged.

There is an acidic tang to the air,

A volatile fried plastic smell.

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I am homeless.

I will do anything for food.

Wash your car, clean your garage.

I am a middle-aged starving, fat American.

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Gary Lindorff is a poet, writer, blogger  and author of several books, the latest: 13 Seeds: Health, Karma and Initiation. Over the last few years he has begun calling himself an activist poet, channeling his activism through poetic (more...)

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