ReadWritePoem

august remembers

cling
hold
embrace
don’t let go
freedom remembers
your involuntary bondage
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inspired, yes…could not help but write something political after reading Shi Tao’s poem june.  i’ve been watching the olympics mesmerized by the political rumblings and the all out efforts china is placing on this olympics.. oh, and the swimming events are incredible…france 0 america 1… though i still like french fries..

ReadWritePoem #39: write a poem inspired by Shi’s poem, write your month. take the time to stop by readwritepoem it is another interesting prompt;
photo: prisoner, Shi Tao, danger joel, flickr

 

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