those days when we were like sheep herded into church by missionaries and told to keep our heads down, backs straight, and hands folded.
"Our Father in heaven, …Give us this day our daily bread… deliver us from evil."
I turn my back on Jesus
to face the moon
Published in Multiverses,1, June 2012
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