Indiscriminately ~ #Tanka #Poem

Sultry wind danced To melodic fluttering With all of the leaves Every shape, size and color Tangoed together at once Oh yes, a prompt with an extra twist – sponsored by Colleen Chesebro at: https://colleenchesebro.com/2017/12/12/colleens-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-62-bells-past/

Law Enforcement

Let’s cut the red tape and protective tethers Away from the modern-day views that now prove We have digressed from equality and respect Excessive force hides behind bulletproof vests Notwithstanding casualties within their own nests Force sworn to serve and protect the community Our peace officers no longer represent a unity Revolting in desperate anguishContinue reading “Law Enforcement”

Protests Rage (repost)

You had the ability to stifle much of this anger By simply modifying your nonchalant demeanor Express a symptom of human compassion and remorse For ending a life early, in the line of duty, you enforced Words you so carefully choose with an inexpressive face Reflects solely on your disgrace and fuels community rage BreakContinue reading “Protests Rage (repost)”