Dedicated to Abolishing War, Establishing Justice, and Fighting Climate Disaster

Dedicated to Abolishing War, Establishing Justice, and Fighting Climate Disaster

Poetry
Mercy Now

Mercy Now

I know we don’t deserve it but we need it anyhow. We hang in the balance … Every single one of us could use some mercy now.

Song of Songs

Song of Songs

Look how beautiful my beloved is Wearing her everyday dress And a small comb in her hair. No one knew how beautiful she really...

Mirrors

Mirrors

I have decided (I think) that my mind has become a series of walk-in closets. You know, the kind with a full length mirror on...

Dover Beach

Dover Beach

The sea is calm to-night, The tide is full, the moon lies fair Upon the straits; on the French coast the light Gleams and is...

A Moment of Silence

A Moment of Silence

Before I begin this poem, I’d like to ask you to join me in a moment of silence in honor of those who died in the World Trade...

Making Peace

Making Peace

A voice from the dark called out, ‘The poets must give us imagination of peace, to oust the intense, familiar imagination of...