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Unseen

Jake
Jake
Sep 17, 2018 · 1 min read

We walked in and the music stopped
I always thought that just happened in the movies
And poorly written western songs

But there, by neon light glow
I learned being out of place
Isn’t always obvious
And the most dangerous discrimination
Is insidious in ways unseen


Days Long Gone, Part One is my debut poetry chapbook and you can find it at Likewise Press and Amazon.

half truths

Meditations and observations at the crossroads of faith, life lessons, love, creativity and encouragement for when life gets rough. A journal from Jake Lira.

Jake

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Jake

I want to write the words I wish were written for me. For those dark moments I kept to myself and insisted on standing alone — even though I never really was.

half truths

Meditations and observations at the crossroads of faith, life lessons, love, creativity and encouragement for when life gets rough. A journal from Jake Lira.

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