Carlisle

Ancient language torn from their heads,
Proud native beliefs, forcefully bled…

Indigenous

Were wrapped in greedy wishes,
And fingers crossed on hands…

Carlisle

Ancient language torn from their heads,
Proud native beliefs, forcefully bled…

A Gifted World

The pens of writers that came before,
The lives that did not look like mine…

Going To Church

But our scripture cannot be seen,
Found written on a glowing screen…

Language of the Land

Of course, there is still great bigotry,
We have hated throughout our history.

Indigenous

Were wrapped in greedy wishes,
And fingers crossed on hands…

The Five Civilized Tribes

The Creek and Chickasaw,
Ill-fated Seminole,
Cherokee and Choctaw,
Never again made whole.

Fluent in 14 Languages

We have always been able to communicate with each other beyond any language barrier. It becomes this subtle dance of gesture and pantomime. Moving your hand across the other as if holding a pen to indicate you want to write something or would like your meal’s check. Pointing at something in the market and touching your wallet to inquire how much it costs. A whole stage full of charades played out to convey what the other is saying.

Flannel with Faith

Embracing imperfection with faith, flannel, & fresh air

JaZzArt en València

Faith saved us from the savages that we were, losing faith makes us savages again

Suicide Squeeze

Often Misunderstood

The Poetorium at Starlite

An Open Mic & Poetry Show

Rtistic

I speak my heart out.

D.C. Gilbert

Award-winning Author, Veteran

Rum and Robots

We Survived and Arrived - Now as Warriors We Thrive

I didn't have my glasses on....

A trip through life with fingers crossed and eternal optimism.

Perception

A journey into the labyrinth of my sceptical mind.

Pete Springer

Passionate Teacher and Future Children's Author

saania2806.wordpress.com/

Philosophy is all about being curious, asking basic questions. And it can be fun!