I Am Political Verse Poems
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Democracy On Fire
earth, engagement, health, integrity,
In "On Fire"
Naomi Klein reminds us
win/lose capitalism invites a collective action vacuum
and abhors restrictions on money-accumulating freedom,
a healthy global climate,
invite regenerative win/win climax
So you think Gangs are cool
abuse, addiction, anger, betrayal,
So, you think gangs are cool,
Are you really that big a fool,
Did I not see you at a rally to make women your equal?
To Free The World
abuse, anxiety, community, earth,
I heard today
a corporate goal
"To free the world of cancer."
What I heard, instead,
"To free the Earth of human toxic nature."
in feelings of not belonging,
Enough to be Dangerous
anger, community, fear, integrity,
Do you know the concern?
"S/he knows just enough
about a through z
to be dangerous."
I am uncomfortably familiar
with this analysis,
a weapon often wielded
from ivory towers
overly influenced by...
Gadflies and HoneyBees
culture, earth, green, health,
Where to begin
in the middle of cold and dark
healthy green life's time
Where does this all rightfully
and sacredly left end?
These are expansive gadfly questions,
earth, health, humanity, humor,
My leftbrain deductive reason
now sadly sees 16/20,
since 2016 a patriarchal white privileged hierarchy
of orthodox RightWing religious social history,
Where I am either egomaniacally at the self-righteous...
Here Is My Faith
faith, health, hope, integrity,
Here is my ecological faith
rooted in experience
yet to flower in things unseen,
communications not yet heard,
tasted and spit out;
When I touch another life's body
Reason to Celebrate
celebration, earth, environment, health,
I overheard you say
you are planning a big celebration
for later this year,
when Trump is defeated
I am ready to be invited,
if you would be so...
Choir Dissonant Practice
anxiety, appreciation, depression, health,
I am a right-brain prominent writer
which must not be confused with
a prominent left-brain writer,
which I am almost decidedly not
nor would I aspire
toward such all or...
Soup Kitchen Luncheon
appreciation, culture, environment, health,
He said s/he was a Permaculture Designer
of cooperative economies.
I asked him/her why I should care about designs
while I am still struggling through this day
Not My Responsibility
community, earth, health, home,
I am responsible
to every human built shelter
I have experienced as home,
mine to use,
to buy further improvements or sell,
to renovate or destroy.
I am responsible
age, earth, family, health,
It had been a hellish week.
my lonely and tired AfricanAmerican husband
told me, as gently as possible,
that what I had hoped was a temporary separation
culture, earth, health, humanity,
As traumatized as I am
by the history of organized elitist creeds,
including religious and judicious,
I am even more terrified
by my experience of disorganized unnatural spirituality,
analogy, community, confusion, culture,
Oh say can I see
By the big florescent lights
Once so proudly now has fell
Fell into reality? Fell into right? Fell into a time where there...
Powers Over Me
caregiving, happiness, health, integrity,
I once read,
If I am a parishioner,
(or a student
or a child
or some other non-elite ecofeminist identity)
Then someone has power over me.
It would have been more...
community, health, history, hope,
Our anti-racism, pro-polyculturing health
anti-egopatriarchy, pro-ecofeminist wealth
anti-injustice Team, pro-restoring peace Organizers
Meet inside a viciously anti-outdoor
left-brain oppressively dominant room,
attitude of ungratitude.
Two women I passionately admire,
Not A Crook
abuse, addiction, america,
I am not a crook
just close your eyes, don't look,
these others that surround me make all the mistakes
that's why I don't give, I...
Confessing Outside Preferences
community, earth, environment, humanity,
I am much more likely to feel like a respectful,
trusting family member
than an entitled warrior,
while outside "property improvements"
rather than inside anthropocentric habitats.
even as I approach...
Are We Safe
culture, destiny, earth, health,
Am I safe?
Do I matter?
Are we safe?
Do we matter?
Am I sustainably healthy?
Do I resonantly matter enough?
to survive win/lose evolutionary assumptions
to thrive within win/win multicultural...
Shattering Rose Coloured Glasses
betrayal, black african american,
I thought I was coloured blind
free thinking and kind
with an evolved mind
Loving and accepting
of the ones I find
Yet my blindness
Is that of...