Tradition & Innovation

Words of Intention for the Migrant Caravan

man with outstretched hand

these illegals

these tattered
these swollen eyed
swept up
are more lawful 
than you could possibly surmise
but when you read from broken tablets
i suppose everyone is a crack
in the depths of the crevice falls our whole humanity
while the stone that is a hidden heart
cries out from the ancient wall
for a new set

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