The Future Sways in the Balance

It’s one
Of those
Dreary Days

The weight
Heavy
Hard
To breathe

But we
Make it
As we
Fake it

Knowledge

Is power
They say

Perched
Upon
Deceptions
Upon
Lies

Progress
Within reach

Change
Achievable

Balanced upon
The runoff
Races
The people’s
Voices

By Ashley Houston