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Daniel Tobin

(Brooklyn, New York / United States)

The Cause


Unreel the human weave to molten stone
And still you'll find the upraised arm of  Cain.
The hand that rigged the flesh in Abu Ghraib
Caressed another's for the feel of  home.

Submitted: Friday, March 07, 2014
Edited: Friday, March 07, 2014

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