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Poetry: Warrior Woman

Poetry: Warrior Woman

Warrior Woman Lay down your arms Breathe deeply in Let the thoughts Go free into the valley Running themselves tired. Journey now To the horizon Where peace Overcomes all battles It is time to rest It is time to recharge. The herd runs On its own Sometimes turning To face the sages Most times It will […]

Poem: Thank You to All Activists

Poem: Thank You to All Activists

  Thank you to the farmers To the street dancers To the testifiers Proud and active patients Thank you to you all The writers The photographers The Buddhas The nice ones The suits The dreads The punks The mamas and the papas Thank you to you all Much love… To the kids To the prisoners […]

PLAYLIST: Diane Fornbacher’s ‘Preaching the Word’

PLAYLIST: Diane Fornbacher’s ‘Preaching the Word’

Diane Fornbacher (above) Seattle Hempfest 2012 backstage before speaking PHOTO Credit: Sharon Ravert I’ve done hundreds of speeches, vigils, interviews, protests and presentations. Though I am told I am fairly decent at public speaking, I never cease getting nervous before engaging an audience. It’s all a mixture of being around many people in public, wanting […]

Famous Inspirational Poems for Freedom Fighters

Famous Inspirational Poems for Freedom Fighters

Fighting for freedom is definitely invigorating. We learn about our country, the world and especially ourselves — what we thought we knew, what we nothing about and what we can learn to help our varied and passionate journeys. Throughout the time we’ve been active we have likely seen people arrested or been the person arrested […]

A Selection Of Poetry From A Cannabis Activist

A Selection Of Poetry From A Cannabis Activist

My Friends Artists Renegades Mamas Speechers Mic checkers People evolvers Stars of many skies Suns Life givers Spark makers Bright Bright Bright. *** One Day I will return to mother Beyond the stars Beyond dark nights Beyond days where I may have seen her In the morning mist Before one is fully awake I will […]