Hope

You found a pothole A place to start the crack And the dream was born Between the dark and dark The whole was broken And now you manifest A dream unspoken A place you can rest Your head For just Today My friend you survive This way And the best is yet to come There’s…

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Eden

I weaved a nest Out of the things they threw away And I made a home for my children to say He created an earth so large So great Hoping one day The Gods will appreciate The waste they threw a way The Garden of Eden was no place to stay Adam I know your…

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Truth Told

A memory that’s not yet old Her, laying on my dorm room bed Fever filling her head Gun shots sounding closer and closer Baghdad, what have we done? I kiss her forehead, cover her with my blankets Sister, what have we done? I told her I have to step outside But she couldn’t hear me…

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Don’t

Don’t try to save her She is singing in her head Trapping the thoughts you said Turning them to something beautiful instead Don’t try to pull her away from the heaven that you call hell For you don’t know in which hole your beauty fell

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The History Game

You seem so sure That there’s nothing you can do That the stars’ position Tell you visions that are true You seem so sure of how unsure our future is Of how we’ll fight in a war that no one wins And although we know We still try Oh history why  Why do you keep…

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