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The Modern World

This is not the golden age.
It is the future reeling from 
earthquake, hurricanes,
lost innocence, lost generations:
Who will cry?

Their voices are muted
beneath the blare of the trumpet sounders
who cry for justice: human rights,
the environment, save this, save that,
save the world.
They do not see 

In the modern world,    
after the dark-age, beyond skyscrapers,
escalators  and aeroplanes, without concord.
They do not see the muting things
nor hear the muted voices.
In the modern world, 
they 
do not feel.

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  1. Date: 7/3/2012 2:02:00 PM

    A warm welcome to PoetrySoup I offer to you Sherese. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. May you find inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. May the sun shine on you that you might find great joy in your life. Love, Carol
  1. Date: 6/29/2012 4:55:00 PM

    nicely done Sherese,,,
  1. Date: 6/29/2012 3:34:00 PM

    Hi Sherese welcome to the soup and more please this is spell binding, all the best Owen
  1. Date: 6/29/2012 3:24:00 PM

    A very strong emotional piece !! You and all of us will do something about it ! Let's go !

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