Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 88 Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
Exclusive to OpEd News:
Positive News    H2'ed 7/14/21

The Rose Garden

By       (Page 1 of 5 pages)   71 comments
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Irene Fowler
Become a Fan
  (7 fans)

A rose garden
A rose garden
(Image by Tobyotter)
  Details   DMCA


If we have learned any timely, valuable, costly or painful lessons from the ongoing global pandemic, they should be overlaid with the irrefutable reality that we are inextricably interconnected. Humanity and lesser creatures will sink or swim together.

Blair Gelbond and I have once again teamed up to produce an article which underscores that artificial constructs that divide and cause us to conquer/cannibalize our species are nothing more than straw baskets, that hold no water. The link to Blair Gelbond's OEN author page is as follows -

The Rose Garden

Awaken to the sweet, heady, erotic scents of colourful rose gardens in full bloom

Damask, nasturtium, orris, violets, apple, clove and lemon

Life's intoxicating pursuits, busyness, gains, pleasures, mimic the seductive aromas

Masking malodourous, bitter, burnt, sacrificial offerings

Of a topsy-turvy world, in the throes of grave, existential threats

Betrayed by faithless, soulless, incendiary global leadership

Next Page  1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5

(Note: You can view every article as one long page if you sign up as an Advocate Member, or higher).

Inspiring 1  
Rate It | View Ratings

Irene Fowler Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linked In Page       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Nigerian International lawyer (LL.M Harvard),based in Lagos, Nigeria. My career spans the United Nations Geneva, Switzerland (World Health Organization, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees), Nigerian energy sector(Shell Petroleum, (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.

If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEd News Newsletter
   (Opens new browser window)

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


Afghan and Texan Women: More - Not - Less

Prepare for war: They pay cash

The Rose Garden

Let's not politicise Christmas

Greta Thunberg: Beauty and the Beast

To View Comments or Join the Conversation:

Tell A Friend