Listen up! Pre-colonial life can teach us a lot
A modern tale of technology, love & flawed choices

Ples Mahn


Home calls me back

When the days are dry and hot
I think of cool and shady home
When paying monthly water bills
I think of free fresh water at home
When power bills escalate
I think of abundant firewood at home
When faced with food shortages
I think of garden surplus at home
My soul drifts back home

Home calls me back

When living in fear
I think of peaceful home
When time oppresses me
I think of home where time is unimportant
When gripped with modern disease
I think of fresh food back home
When death comes as it will
My body follows my soul back home

Home will call me back


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Michael Dom

It would be interesting to hear the opposition - home sends me off.

Philip Fitzpatrick

Nice poem, Joseph. Good sentiments and well executed.

It's funny how you have to leave your home to appreciate it though.

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