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ODE TO MARCHING (Head-Lines 2017)

DEATH TOLL RISES TO 28 IN GUATEMALAN CHILDREN'S SHELTER

They keep climbing
These numbers of flesh and bone
These cherubs of misfortune
Breathe breath into their Spirit
That we might always love them

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IRAQ INTENDS TO DRIVE ISLAMIC STATE OUT OF MOSUL WITHIN A MONTH

We repel more than we accept
We're bound to run out of room

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US SENDS MARINES TO SUPPORT RAQQA ASSAULT

And marching in we go
Moving in formation
Sheep led to slaughter
Wolves howling war's ode

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© 2017 Mark Richard Prime

THE RISING OF FREEDOM

The rising began and begins from deep within our being, then it brings the collective to an agreement; freedom is free. We are to follow its example and free ourselves from being a slave to “things”. To truly be free, We must agree that freedom is truly for the whole of humankind, for if one is enslaved, so shall We all be…

© 2016 Mark Richard Prime