The Secret Names of the New Zealand Dead

The Secret Names of the New Zealand Dead

Allaahummaghfir li (New Zealand deaths) warfa’ darajatahu fil-mahdiyyeena, wakhlufhu fee ‘aqibihi fil-ghaabireena , waghfir-lanaa wa lahu yaa Rabbal-‘aalameena, wafsah lahu fee qabrihi wa nawwir lahu feehi Through this holy anointing may the Lord in...
Don’t be that guy

Don’t be that guy

Don’t be that guy who walks into a church and kills people who walks into a school and kills people who takes a walk of any kind and at the end people die. Take a walk, sure, but not that kind of walk. Don’t be a stranger Don’t be so strange that you start to think...
Dulce et Decorum

Dulce et Decorum

Orlando, Virginia Tech, Newton, Columbine Madrid, Paris, Norway, London Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan, Turkey Pentagon, World Trade Center Israel, Palestine, Lebanon Sunni, Shiite The existence of what is called terror says that this is all a lie that going to a store a...
Cri de Coueur

Cri de Coueur

Can it be over soon, the part with tears, the part where hopes stop at a border, the part where God means no? Can it be over soon, the thing where we disagree, the thing where what we believe makes who we love smaller? Can it be over soon, where the word American has...

A poet for president

Enough lawyers and business ​magnates in office ​more women needed more people of color and nuance And if by any chance we let a single man be a politician let it be someone confused about his gender because he simply doesn’t fit due to frequent, unmanly...

No more men

no more men or women just people no more french toast just toast fried with egg no german chocolate cake it’s now chocolate cake with coconut no more definitives just infinitives nothing decisive only incisive no labels to define just things to refine If...