My Creative Voice

Trying to add value, make sense of what's coming next and keeping things going in the same direction.

When the World …


When the world falls down
with scabby knees
and chipped teeth
who will parent this hurt child
and kiss its’ wounds ?
When the world shudders
from carrying the weight
of humanities ignorance
who will educate
those that need to shore the walls ?
When the world weeps
as its beauties and wonders
are raped in to extinction 
who will pour the tears
back in to the ocean ?
When the world cries out
as humanity strikes
its mean fist against one another
who will step in
to comfort the sorrowful ?
When the world shouts with joy
to be finally clean and free
of the vermin that have plagued it
who will be here
to witness the rebirth ?

Author: Elizabeth Plouffe

Writer, communicator, entrepreneur, tea enthusiast (bordering on fanatic) who enjoys helping others connect. Cookbook reader, cottage lover, book devourer (apparently I make up my own language too) and seeker of the ambition to exercise.

3 thoughts on “When the World …

  1. I just loved this. Thank you for posting it. Jacqueline

  2. We will be here… beautiful. 🙂

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