The Gods That We Trust

We sigh as we watch 

synagogues, mosques, and 

black churches burning.

We’re yearning for a better 

world but we’re too comfortable 

in this one. We watch the news

it’s just reruns, cops

killing unarmed black people

and Muslim cities turned to 

dust, the Dow and NASDAQ are 

way, way up, these are 

the Gods that we trust.

About soitgoes1984

I live on a small island in the middle of the Pacific ocean in the Hawaiian Kingdom which is currently illegally occupied by the American government. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
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