dain saint art and activism for an abundant society

the princess and the pea

part of the book of words

this country has convinced you
that discomfort is the same as suffering

some march to end brutality while
some march to cling to comfort
and you see no earthly difference

when some of us would die
so our children could be merely
uncomfortable

with respect to newton

part of the book of words

you can't leap
from the top of a house
and vex with the
ground
for slapping you

permission v freedom

part of the book of words

repression vs oppression

part of the book of words

temet nosce

part of the book of words

well of course
i'm full of myself

who else,
exactly,
am i supposed
to be full of?

all of the lights

part of the book of words

i was never meant
to be a mirror
anyway

i was broken
so i could be
reborn

a disco ball