In the Palm of Our Hand

A poem of exasperation

Merre Larkin
Sep 21, 2023
a hand held out as if to hold something but the hand is empty
Photo by Nsey Benajah on Unsplash

We have love.
We make war.

We have forgiveness.
We seek revenge.

We have nature.
We build skyscrapers.

We have intimacy.
We prefer porn.

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Merre Larkin

Writer. Life coach. Educator. Marathoner. Survivor. Avid reader. Here to share, here to learn.