Who am I to weep
from a broken heart
while sirens scream
through the city
as they rush
to the rescue
of a tragedy
much greater than mine?
Who am I to cry
over a broken promise
while bombs drop
through the sky
as they fall
on a world
more mangled than I can comprehend?
Scott Thomas Outlar is a lover of truth and enjoys researching
philosophy, psychology, politics, spirituality, and any other facet of
consciousness in the pursuit of reaching a higher state of vibration.
He also enjoys writing rants, poems, essays, short stories, and
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This article was posted on Sunday, December 11th, 2016 at 8:03am and is filed under Poetry.