A poem inspired by the endless horror of reading day after day the effects of man’s actions on Earth in the Anthropocene. Even our most innocent actions seem to have grave consequences that ripple into the increasingly unforeseeable future. Dilemmas arise with every single decision, endless compromise at every crossroad, and to what end, no one seems to know, or care. Why does it all seem so hard, are we even sure we’re not missing a simpler option?Read More
I stand witness to what happened in Charlottesville in August 2017. But I believe it is a responsibility to witness injustice. It irks, it irritates, it triggers FOR A REASON. It is our instinct to reject injustice, as instinctive as breathing, as laughter, as tearing up. And it should compel you to act - that's what it's for. If you're looking for a sign, this is it.
I was compelled then, there was really no choice in the matter, to dedicate this poem to the brave woman who died preaching love for the fellow man.Read More