Black Lives Matter

Black Lives matter.
Asian Lives matter.

Indigenous women’s lives matter.
Irish lives matter especially on St. Patrick’s Day.

Psych ward patient lives matter.
Abused children lives matter

New York Bleacher Creature lives matter.
Cleveland Dog Pound lives matter.

White nationalist lives struggle to matter more than other lives.
Pardoned lynching victim lives matter finally.

Chance encounter lives matter.
Poet lives matter.

Jail Bird lives should have mattered more during Covid.
John and Jane Doe lives matter.

Palestinian & Israeli lives matter under rockets’ red glare.
Collateral damage lives matter.

Pro Life lives matter a trimester earlier.
Pro Choice lives matter.

Steph Currie’s life matters beyond the arc.
Homeless card board sign holder lives matter.

Asperger lives matter.
Clueless lives matter.

Asian Lives matter.
Black Lives matter.

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