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Life Arts    H4'ed 5/9/21

Your questions make me nervous

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Your questions make me nervous.

They show me

How much you are willing to trade

To live in a dream that has no future.

I don't know how to help you get

From where you are standing

To a place where

The blossoms have not all fallen.

I am sorry that I all I have to offer

Is this thermos of warm tea,

But at least I brought two mugs.

Let us sip our tea together by this tree

That was born a hundred wars ago.

 

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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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