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H.A. Byrd

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Catherine Wesley (Harriet Arden Byrd), lives in Arlington, WA, on the northwest coast of the US.
She writes literary-style fantasy stories and other literary fiction.
The theme of her blog is: Feeding the spirit through free thinking and traditional wisdom; a storyteller's perspective.


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In future times

In future times
they will refer to us as primitives
and our sorrows, the mourning of our dead
will seem sad to them
in the way that injustice in our ancient world,
the cruel modes of entertainment,
the needless bloody wars
(for aren���t all wars needless?)
seem sad, but distant, to us.
We are better than that now.
Our depravity of thinking that one color, one type
resides above or below another

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