Treasure Island

Joel Smith

(3-4-81 / Los Angeles)

Vision


In a dream
I saw all of existence on an altar
being sacrificed by big egos
and those who lust for power

On my knees
I saw all human suffering
being fed by the greedy
and the patriotic

With all my soul
I begged for change
but i was left speechless
by the ignorance of the masses

With my eyes closed
I wished for a world
without countries or races

On my back
I was humbled by reality
what can one person do
in this universe at this moment

Submitted: Thursday, March 01, 2007
Edited: Tuesday, January 25, 2011
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