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Poem / Poetry

November 22, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem for Dayna Less. On November 19, 2018, as she was preparing to leave Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, a gunman outside opened fire. After murdering his ex-fiance, the suspect entered the hospital lobby, and murdered a police officer. As the elevator door opened,… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Your genetics load the gun. Your lifestyle pulls the trigger. Mehmet Oz Read More
Do not tell us to be quiet when the sound of gunshots are so loud Do not teach us to fight for our rights If you are not prepared for us to fight for them Do not teach us the value of being… Read More
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