Category Archives: Nothing and Everything

Random streams of consciousness about life with a twist of my whimsical point of view.

Crossroads

If you’re at a crossroads in life, consider taking the train.

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Fort Nots

5,000 escaped, thousands more were captured and 191 killed.

Threatened by the departure of intellectuals, skilled laborers and professionals.

Controlled by barbed wire and concrete; 100 miles of electrified fence and an 850 mile barrier.

Workers in tears created

A structure of exodus

And separated societies

With Democracy as the border.

A leaping soldier the ironic symbol of freedom.

Thirty years before sides were reunited.

I remember the jubilant celebrations.

Unfortunately, history repeats itself.

And I see the oppression.