Faye Sizemore


Salt the earth
and plow the field
where the seed of hate
is cast
that no more children
partake of its yield
so peace may rein
… at last

In doing so
the truth
may be forlorn
Our own children
… born of love
may be stillborn

A Response to the poem, “Loving, Hating and a Question” – ©Copyright January 23, 2007 by Nancy L. Meek and which, in turn, inspired Nancy’s response, “Genesis – Take 2 – Action” – ©Copyright January 27, 2007