Eric Cockrell

My Other Hand... - Poem by Eric Cockrell

the black man's hand,
the poor man's hand.
the Muslim hand, the Jewish hand...
the gay man's hand,
the working man's hand,
the ex-convict's hand,
the farmer's hand, the garbage man's hand...
the Christian's hand, the atheist's hand,
the father's hand, the soldier's hand,
the peacemaker's hand,
the healer's hand, the teacher's hand,
the prodigal's hand, even the murderer's hand...
the victim's hand, the broken hand,
the praying hand, the touching hand...
all, when extended,
feel like my other hand!

Comments about My Other Hand... by Eric Cockrell

  • Godfrey Morris (8/11/2012 5:42:00 PM)

    I like this piece of poetry. Lovely write my brother. Humanity must unite; we are one people. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, August 11, 2012

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