There is a man who hurts because he is hurting.
He creates danger for those who surround him
without apprehension for reasons he has not yet accepted.
He is a melting pot of anxious decisions, open wo...
How lovely you are
With locks that otherwise would defy gravity
And eyes that pierce into the agony within one another with still
The strength to keep your head held high
As the world makes its progre...
The following poem is entitled Strange Truth. It was inspired by the Abel Meeropol song “Strange Fruit” (written in the late 1930s) that, in a comparison to fruit hanging from trees, describes a distu...