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Our Voices Journey through the Silence. A Poem

Our Voices Journey through the Silence


Our voices journey through the great Silence,

Silence will lend its ear through violence,

Plus the blare of music that plays through walls,

And precious cup that smashes when it falls. Continue reading 

Shelly, the English poet, exposes the lust for war of our ruling elite

Percy Shelly, the early 19th century English poet, engaged in the sharpest of polemics in his anti-war poem. He showed the corruption, coldness and lust for war of the ruling elite.

Here is a 10 line extract from the 72 line poem. Continue reading