Saving Earth

Photo: CA Hawthorne

Photo: CA Hawthorne

What is this dance we do
moving across the toxic floor
while deluding ourselves
we can indulge a little more?

Shall we do this dance of death,
our eyes closed tight to the truth
while we place our greatest treasure
in a negligent noose?

Let us cease this dance
where we rape and pillage,
and remember what we think we own
we have only the right to manage.

©February 2015, Christina Anne Hawthorne

*Don’t forget: 1000 Voices for Compassion this Friday, February 20th. #1000Speak

*Don't forget. February 20th is Voices for Compassion

*Don’t forget. February 20th is 1000 Voices for Compassion

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