Hope Warriors

When you look closely Beneath Mandela or Mother Theresa You will find a full heart That outgrew an average body And a fuller conscience That outlived one life Where one repeated act of defiance Broke the spine of apathy As on streets of Calcutta and Soweto Lepers of the skin slipped out Through pupil cracks…

Ugly Hearts

When you thinks of ugly hearts, the snow queen comes to mind, so was the evil woman in 101 Dalmatians and the witch in Hansel and Gretel or any other fairy tale. ¬†We always think of ugly hearts when we hear of pre-meditated murderers, rapists, incestuous family members and pedophiles, but I would extend it…