The Bridge or The Wall?

The Bridge or The Wall?

A Poem by debileah
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PROTECT SACRED WATERS

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Barrel of my oppressor's loaded gun.
Roll a cigarette, taking one last drag...
Cross the imaginary line, his land or mine?
Cloaked in heavy military armor, masked!
Foggy skies, tear gas sprayed in our faces!
Stars at night, songs, dance and prayers.
Vents of rage, sacred lands bulldozed.
Dam on a river, breaks free, water is life!
Freedom, cross the bridge, tear down wall!
Friends, we are all related, we are one!

© 2017 debileah



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debileah
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love the creative way you use the words in a strong poem!

Posted 6 Months Ago


Wonderful! This is a profound and well thought out piece. Passionate in the telling, truthful in its compelling conclusion. Well done! Good luck...

Posted 6 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.


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Added on March 25, 2017
Last Updated on March 26, 2017
Tags: Politics - Constitutional rights

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debileah
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I am the mother of 4 wonderful children, grandmother of twelve, 10 grandsons and 2 granddaughters. Beautiful kids! I love all of them, they are the gifts in my life. I simpl.. more..

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