Category death

POEM: IT REMAINS HID

The mysteries of the deep To see what was unseen To know what was to come To hear the life within From the earth your life was formed The mysteries of the deep are held within Walking through a scene never seen yet the mysteries remain deep only words to grasp only our imaginations to […]

Poem: To The Primo I Never Knew

To the primo I never knew To live and die by the gun The calling of the streets Crawling under the rug The subway rats creeping in the fog Catch you slipping like a deep sleep Fingers on the trigger light up the streets For a moment reality creeps in A fight breaks out from […]

POEM: TO ALL THOSE THAT I KNEW

To all those that I knew Taken away from the arms of love ones Taken by the barrel of the gun Oppressed from the reality of self All for one piece of land Which belonged to a system and not one Yet to die and to live was but a vapor in this land Oppressed […]

POEM: THEY CALLED HIM PUPPET

Brought to this country His parents had dreams dreams of a future all together Mi hijo a llegado said the father From the motherland he traveled Through the desert he struggled The miles traveled would soon disappear For the joy of his father would appear He is here the joy resounded in the small home […]

POEM: THE HUNGER FOR NOTHING

We are told to want more Controlled by the hunger for more A hunger which amounts to none A hunger which feeds none but the savage desire for more We feel but a glimpse of joy at the moments touch Yet that joy diminishes at a seconds notice The feeding never ends From young and […]

POEM: CONQUISTADORES YOU CALL THEM

Where they really conquistadores? Those that came to our land Corazones filled with greed To destroy our gente was indeed what was taken Robbed us of our land Our culture was suppressed To those that thought they had conquered all But to destroy they were brought The land today screams with the pain from nuestros […]

POEM: SOLDIERS WITHOUT A CAUSE

A land ravaged with war The rivers turned cold Cold with the blood of Innocent children Innocent mothers Innocent fathers A land that once flowed with life In a land filled with hidden death in the fields Brothers and sisters taught to kill the enemy Blood killing blood and yet they are soldiers with no […]