the poison spreads
the poison continues to
though it spreads slowly, quietly,
as the water disappears,
as elders are arrested.
would anyone ever think
this would come to pass?
it spreads in many ways,
sinking in deep, creating its
because total destruction is in its
because it has the power
to close the eyes of others.
it clenches tightly, refusing to let
and it controls most all it wants.
it affects many in its
not caring who or what is hurt
with the news that is spread,
with the news that addresses only the
ignoring those who are not.
so the outsiders know next to
this poison continues
constantly spreading its bile,
looking for its next victim,
looking to take a stronger hold,
who is next to control,
the next one to strangle.
the lies continue to be told.
no matter how many fall
in its wake
there will be those who stand up,
refusing to be taken in by this evil,
refusing to be silent
as this monster wants.
these are the ones the poison fears,
and works long to silence.
its work will never be
neither will be that of the few,
standing up to halt the spread of
standing together with the people
so long ignored by the
but the mainstream ignores what is
allowing the poison to cloud their
the mainstream news will
the outside world
as well as its neglect of those who
do not matter
according to the mainstream view
according to the needs of the poison.
but they DO matter,
so those who support them will
continue to fight for what is right,
and their prayers will be ever
present until the poison is stopped.