sadness

Sunday Afternoons

#6 Sunday Afternoons

Photo: Mirian Silva Photography

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My phone beeped and a weird notification showed up on the screen.  I have one of those message systems that tries to transcribe whatever a person is saying, most of the time, into some jumbled words.   As I was getting ready to delete it, anticipating it to be spam, I decided to listen to it.  A long time friend had passed away. I felt a sudden sadness and everything that I was excited about just seemed to dissipate.   Welcome to my Sundays Afternoons read more

Poetry

Rape

You have raped us with your eyes
you have raped us with your lies
you have raped us and called it woman’s sexual freedom

you have raped us with your lack of words
you have raped us your anger and called it our fault
you have raped us by entering many souls read more