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FATHERS

Fathers …fearless farmers who ferry us onto …fine fields …to flow in growth II Fathers …fine feathers who fly us farther …from our fears …to grow in strength III Fathers …frames which face forces …flagging our favorites …Knights in our dreadful nights! We hail your wondrousness …in our celebration of you …this and every day […]

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POETRY

LAMENTATIONS OF A FATHER

I am a root …a root whose burdening tree …regards him not …talk less of its branches When my pate aches from their carriage …but I still search the land …to fetch water and food …for their flourishing II I am like a follower …that follower who is seen as shadow …in my hard work […]

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BRAGGING ABOUT MY FATHER

My father did not just breed He begat completely besotted with us Knowing we are his seeds And are parts of his being and must be treated thus   My father knows no mistrust Our words are his bond Our only whips of words stemming from his being just Holding our hands through storms to […]