it’s a different world out there
a sense of darkness lingers in the air
where hatred and prejudice have claimed the day,
where humanness and compassion have lost their way
will hatred win and will love lose?
what now should our children choose
when words of hatred spew from everywhere
from mouths of leaders who do not care?
where courageous acts go unnoticed
indifference reigns, a sad prognosis
for the world that once was, nothing but a dream now
how do we move on? I no longer know how.
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one step at a time, into the darkness
I think the world is hurtling towards it. Like going to hell in a handbasket.
Makes me glad I’m in a small town
It’s probably why I stay home LOL
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I really admire your writings. This piece is beautiful! Write on!!
Thank you so much, Stephen!