Cracking The Sadr City Wall

Last Spring in Baghdad, USA occupying forces built a new “Berlin” wall in Sadr City.  Just like the infamous Berlin Wall before it, the Sadr City Wall is used to “protect” the troops, it serves as a “checkpoint” and it slows the flow of people in and out of the area.  Just like the Berlin Wall before it, the Sadr City Wall is cracked and weeping people.

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Suspended in Concrete

by Steve Gaines

A new beginning to an old idea

what if I were gone for good
over that last far away hill into never never land
flown into the great bygone
into the that eternal world in the sky

what if I were dead?

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