Freedom Isn’t Free and Neither Are We

I wish I never had to write this poem. And I wish it wasn’t still relevant.

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Freedom Isn’t Free and Neither Are We

We are lifelong investors in the dying business
of survival. We know where all the landmines are
and how long before they’ll detonate. Racism
isn’t hypothetical to us. We’re expected to ignore
insults, systematic struggles, the slow…

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Adrian S. Potter

Adrian S. Potter

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Antisocial Extrovert · Writer and Poet, Engineer, Consultant, Public Speaker · Writing about self-improvement, gratitude, and creativity · www.adrianspotter.com