Discovery

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DISCOVERY

Bruce Louis Dodson

 

Our enemy is faster

Without doubts and

Unencumbered by the cloth of ethics

Without mercy

Wearing skins of every race

Beyond the reach of simple justice.

 

Do not think that he is beaten in a single battle

Or in many

He will follow us through lifetimes

Killing as he goes

Unseen by most

And weakened only be the love of men

For one another

Strengthened by their hate and anger.

 

Do not feed him!

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About Bruce Louis Dodson

Bruce Louis Dodson is an American expat now living in Borlänge, Sweden with his wife, cat and dog. He is an artist and world traveler who writes fiction and poetry and practices photography in his less than copious free time. His work has appeared in: Barely South Review - Boundaries Issue, Blue Collar Review, Pulsar Poetry (UK), Foliate Oak, Breadline Press West Coast Anthology . The E-buffet, Qarrtsiluni, Struggle Magazine, Pearl Literary Magazine, Contemporary Literature Review: India, 3rd Wednesday, Sleeping Cat Books - Trip of a Lifetime Anthology, Northern Liberties Review, Authors Abroad - Foreign & and Far Away Anthology, The Path, Page & Spine, The Crucible, Sleeping Cat Books -Trips of a Lifetime, Vine Leaves, Pirene's Fountain,Tic Toc Anthology - Kind of a Hurricane Press, Cordite Poetry Review, Buffalo Almanac and mgv2.
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4 Responses to Discovery

  1. Jay Wang says:

    Good one, Bruce.

    Jay

  2. “Weakened only by the love of men for one another” Beautiful.

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