This haiku was prompted by the recent death of George Floyd, and all people “of color” (men, women, children of every race) who are denied respect, dignity, justice—and a full life. It’s 2020, and shameful that it remains necessary to declare, “Black Lives Matter”. All People Matter!
Snagged on mind’s blather
Respect did slink from bosom…
End racial assaults
©Rhen Laird/Cobbled Contemplations, 2020 ~ All rights reserved.