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confusing want with need
we feed





when we idealize similarity, simplicity
and demonize difference, complexity
when we think we can be safe
or need comfort
when we elevate the ignorant
or cast down the knowledgeable
when we ignore others' agendas
or deny our desires
when we accept others' assessments of us
and forget our own idea of who we are
when we accept without challenge
when we act without thought
when we believe
when we give in to manipulation
implement policy based on fear
when we buy what should be free
when we cultivate ingratitude
with more enthusiasm than food

the Earth is slow to respond to our criticisms
after millions of years of being good enough

All poems are written and copyrighted by Michael C. Rush.
None may be republished or repurposed without permission.