PHIL WINTER Poems
- Break The Silence Speak out against the wrongs! Speak out ...
- To Be Born To be born And breathe of life Is a journey you ...
- Meditation Meditating In the still of night He transcended ...
- Rendezvous They crowd my dreams each night Faces of strange ...
- Neglected. They come to the world with nothing Parents ...
- How Long? How long must the corrupt And power hungry ...
- Cruel Dream Breaker. You shattered my mind, Dream breaker! ...
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Local Radio Drama.
Contributions to Literary Magazines:
Collected poems - Stockwell, U.K.
Telling the Story - South Carolina, USA.
Belles Lettres - South Carolina, USA.
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Break The Silence
Speak out against the wrongs!
Speak out and break the silence!
Silence is for those
Whom the hand of death has touched,
Closing off their earthly span,
Robbing them of human thought,
Taking away their winning gift of speech,
Stripping them of hopes and dreams.
Ask them no questions
They cannot respond!
Chide them not,
They cannot defend!
Dumbfounded, expressionless, lost,
They float about
With voices that cannot sing!
Voices that cannot even speak!
For them silence has become the norm!
But we who are alive
We have the ...