Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Freedom Lost

Human rights watch
As time ticks away
Broken promises on the backs of children
Forced labor
Here in freedom
Misnomer at best
For what know they
Of freedom found
Or freedom lost
And what know we
Of life, liberty and the freedom
Guaranteed by our forefathers
But so easily taken away.

2 comments:

Journey of a Poet said...

This one screams from your activist heart.

Lovely as always.

Get ready for my completed portion, this week. I have been at it since 10pm. I am excited.

Robyn said...

MY FAVORITE POET.

THIS IS DEEP.
Your love n dedication to poetry give me the urge to continue.thank you.

i have lots of questions, n where i am no one could help esp when it comes to poetry,i have no one to shere ideas wit n all.
keep it up.
this is my email.yawerobin@yahoo.com