GOD WAS WITH ME

GOD WAS WITH ME WHEN I KISSED MY MOM GOODBYE. GOD WAS WITH ME ON THAT LONG RIDE IN THE SKY. GOD WAS WITH ME WHEN I STEPPED OFF THE PLANE. GOD WAS THERE TO GUIDE ME THROUGH A WAR QUITE INSANE. GOD WAS MY SHELTER WHEN THE MORTARS SHOOK THE GROUND. GOD WAS MY SHIELD WHEN...

BULLETS OF TRUTH

SO MANY PROUD, BRAVE WOMEN AND MEN; FOUGHT A WAR THEY COULDN’T WIN. THEIR HANDS BEHIND THE BACK WERE TIED; HAVE ENEMY IN SIGHT, REQUEST TO FIRE, “REQUEST DENIED”. SENT ON MISSIONS THAT WERE NOT ALLOWED; “WE’VE NEVER BEEN THERE THE...

VIETNAM

CLEAR BLUE SKY ALL AROUND HERE AM I IN VIETNAM. FREEDOM AND PEACE WAS MY CALL NEITHER IS HERE, JUST WAR THAT’S ALL. I LIVE IN FEAR, I WALK THE SAME. NO COMFORT HERE, JUST DEATH AND PAIN. I CAN NOT EAT, NOR CAN I SLEEP. I PRAY AT NIGHT, SOMETIMES I WEEP. SOME MAKE IT...

MIDDLE AGED WARRIOR

YES I’M A MIDDLE AGED WARRIOR, FROM A WAR MANY YEARS AGO. I NEVER REALLY SPOKE OF IT, AND THE SCARS, THEY DIDN’T SHOW. I BURIED THE MEMORIES DEEP INSIDE, AND COULDN’T SHARE MY PAIN. THE WORDS LIKE BRAVERY, VETERAN, AND PRIDE JUST NEVER MEANT THE SAME. NOW THAT I’M...

P.O. BOX SPECIAL PLACE

I’M LOOKING FOR THAT SPECIAL PLACE WHERE I WON’T BE ALONE. TO LOOK UPON ANOTHER’S FACE WHO KNOWS WHAT I HAVE KNOWN. THERE IS A SECRET LANGUAGE THERE THOUGH WORDS ARE VERY FEW. COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE SOUL WILL TELL US WHAT TO DO. WE’LL HAVE NO RANK OR RULERS NO LAWS...