The Way It Is

In the shadows of

The totem poles,

Within earshot

Of the homeless

Camping in the Square,

The laughter and excitement

From the refugee fundraising dinner

Bounce and echo in sad irony

That diners seem

Not to see.

Stephen Nesbitt ©

From “Songs From A Seabird” www.StrangersAndPoetry.com

1:38 PM October 6, 2015

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