Poetry: What We Need

What We Need
–David Budbill
From While We’ve Still Got Feet

The Emper­or,
his bullies
and henchmen
ter­ror­ize the world
every day,

which is why
every day

we need

a lit­tle poem
of kindness,

a small song
of peace

a brief moment
of joy.

Cyn is Rick's wife, Katie's Mom, and Esther & Oliver's Mémé. She's also a professional geek, avid reader, fledgling coder, enthusiastic gamer (TTRPGs), occasional singer, and devoted stitcher.
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