Treasure Island

Johnny Monroe


Perfect World


I wait
for the day

when no one kills

nor wishes to be killed,

when none
have to hurt to feel
(stable) ,

when love is seen as holy
no matter how
or between who it is given,

when every scream
is turned into a song,

when color of skin is forgotten

and the colors of the wind remembered,

when we all come forth
joined as sisters and brothers of the earth

united...

Submitted: Saturday, December 21, 2013

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