This is an incredibly powerful post with great questions as its opening. It would be wonderful to see the world through the eyes of children.
Originally posted on johncoyote:
A Poem by Coyote Poetry
Would be a better world if we saw with the eyes of the children.
I stopped by the nearby location for the Memorial day celebration. There had a flag for every Soldier killed in the new wars. I took my grandsons with me. This time with each flag was a photo of each soldier and where he was killed.
I found my three friends I served with. I stood by one of my friend photo lost in Iraq and I wanted to fall down with sadness. A older man came up and tapped my shoulder and told me. This is a sad place. I’m a Vietnam Vet from Holly, Michigan. I wanted to show respect to my brothers lost to war. I told him. I have three good friends here and I had to visit them. He saw…
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