Why can we not be sober –
I just want to start things over
I want what I want
I want what I want
How April came to hold such a commemoration of man’s inhumanity to man may be part of some grand plan but the thought occurs to me they wanted it this way, or so they say…
This being human is a guest house. Every morning a new arrival… Be grateful for whatever comes. Because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.
Easy for you to say, whirling dervish sufi. But here, we’ve got real problems like true meaningless…
Left to hurl itself hoarse
Fighting the good fight
Well, what is so good
about it, now,
what good has ever come
God, we’re resilient.
Problem is, it’s in response more to our own kind eyeing our demise circling like a tiger
where a sword can kill you
whereas looking up, it’s only bombs
He asked but one thing, was stabbed by a spear, and converted the warrior
In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation;
As the batteries dead bleep chirps and the trucks whir by on main street never ending
Some sort of brutal anniversary
The traumatic stress field has adopted the term “Complex Trauma” to describe the experience of multiple and/or chronic and prolonged, developmentally adverse traumatic events, most often of an interpersonal nature (e.g., sexual or physical abuse, war, community violence) and early-life onset.
Apr 3, 2017
Viewed from disorder and hypervigilant attempts to prevent
the exact harm that happens to you
Oh how to know the haphazard bliss
into absent memory
a piece missing
I reacted by dissociating and isolating myself. I also developed obsessive behavior regarding my health and biology.
–Excerpt From: “Childhood Trauma and Complex PTSD” by Kimberly Callis. Scribd.
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