The Howling Owl
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The Howling Owl

POETRY

Yet We Draw Breath

We can still brawl

Photo by Ric Rodrigues: https://www.pexels.com/photo/a-woman-with-hand-wraps-6606071/

What
comes
between
man’s obscene
glean and his absurd
justice incurred? What has been seen
can’t be unseen; what has been heard cannot be unheard.
And yet sometimes, there exists for
crimes, a moral, key
directive
to break
vile
herds,
herds
vilely
mandating
declaratively
immoral, unjust laws that wound
our women, thusly, our collective soul is…

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