Tag Archive: gun violence


Hope intangible Hope I cling Praying an end to horror’s sting All my heart is what I bring When from mouth my words can’t sing.   Hope eternal Hope arrive Give us something… Continue reading


“Dear young people: You have it in you to Shout!…Make use of this strength and this energy to improve the world, beginning with the realities closest to you.” Pope Francis, PALM Sunday 2018… Continue reading


bang bang bang all quiet is gone a ravaged heart lies ripped open   bang bang bang the noise is defeaning shouts become sound skin is cold   bang bang bang we cannot sleep… Continue reading

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The terror struck And Fallon laughed A nightmare of blood But no one knew People at prayer And helium tricks In God’s arms Applause distraction Grandmother guard As Rickman joked “Just play dead”… Continue reading