The Haven
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The Haven

The Human Condition

As explained by the universe

Before the newborn opened his eyes,
the mother wrapped him securely in a blanket,
and whispered these promises:

“We are only going to have pleasant dreams,
sweet child.
Clouds will never dampen your mood.
You will never want for anything.
I promise you will never experience pain
nor will harm come…



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Mark Tulin

A California writer/photographer whose dreams are more vivid than his waking life. Poetry, Humor, Sexuality, and Fiction —