Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Poll Analyses
Share on Facebook 6 Share on Twitter Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
Exclusive to OpEdNews:
OpEdNews Op Eds    H3'ed 6/1/10

the cloud of life or death

By       (Page 1 of 1 pages) (View How Many People Read This)   6 comments
Author 3791
Follow Me on Twitter     Message martin weiss
Become a Fan
  (20 fans)
There is a cloud of death descending over the gulf of mexico.
No different from the death that descended on John Kennedy or Dr. King.
The same forces at work.
They kill off the best of us. For money.
There are myriads of creatures dying now.
Birds and Dolphins and Whales and all kinds of fish,
Turtles and shrimp and herring and barracuda,
Tarpon and Marlin and sharks and parrot fish
Scallops and oysters and mussels and lobsters,
Seagulls and eagles, hawks and songbirds,
Every creature who lives naturally there,
Is dying
and the tiny creatures
At the foundation of the human food chain.
Like Abel's, their blood cries out from the ground.
Even the bankers can't ignore Death.
A United of the living is crucial now.
No more nations, no more borders, no more papers.
Inalienable means everyone.
Every one who will feel this cloud of death inexorably.
May Allah, The Merciful. The Compassionate,
See the living brought to safe harbor,
When the tears of the dying
End.

 

Supported 1   Interesting 1   Valuable 1  
Rate It | View Ratings

martin weiss Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Avid reader, jazz musician, philosopher, chef, stone mason, carpenter, writer, painter, poet,humanist, teacher, holistic ethicist who believes consciousness and love pervade the universe, except among self-obsessed humans. I perceive the (more...)
 
Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Follow Me on Twitter     Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)
 

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

The premeditated murder of the United States of America

SETI Team Intercepts Alien Message A Hoax, say Aliens

Oil Spill: Intentional Disaster Aimed at Obama Presidency

To View Comments or Join the Conversation: