Marveling at the mystery
of histories sardonic wit.
Six thousand years of
man’s inhumanity to
man chiseled in our
sacred Book for all
to see.
The face we show
the world a dark
mask better left in
shadow far away
from integrity's
flickering glow.
The three great
beasts that sprang
from Abraham’s
seed locked in
mortal combat
while the lion
eagerly awaits the

  • Author: Coyote (Offline Offline)
  • Published: December 13th, 2021 19:51
  • Category: Unclassified
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  • User favorite of this poem: Saxon Crow.


  • Coyote

    Thank you so much Teddy🙂

  • Rozina

    Man's inhumanity to man and to animals too. Thank you for sharing.

  • Saxon Crow

    Oooo i like this one Coyote. Very dark and true. But the good book also gives us the key to salvation, thank goodness!

  • L. B. Mek

    so well written!
    a great read, with genuine poetic brevity
    thanks for sharing

  • Lorna

    Only 6,000 years? I thought we've been awful for a lot longer than that! A wonderful engaging write Coyote....

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