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My ODE to George (Original Poetry)

The first night of your trial I stood waiting for my son to return home.
The cops showed up first after stopping him for running.
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Not One – Original poetry

Not One (For the Million Mothers March) Not mine son Not mine Not my son Not my brother nephew or current lover Not my neighbor cousin or future husband Not mine Not hers Not anybody‚Äôs Son I am not saying … Continue reading

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