Our Choice to Bear

Uncle Sam holding a piece of paper and glaring backward into a closet with an armed skeleton in a wearing a baseball cap.
Image by Prettysleepy from Pixabay

1791
Civilians afraid
government won’t protect them,
win right to bear arms.

2022
Civilians afraid.
Government won’t protect them
from right to bear arms.

Kindergartners at a long table drawing
Image by _Alicja_ from Pixabay

Mary Keating

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Mary Keating

Mary Keating

Poet, lawyer, disability advocate, wheelchair rider. Published in SFWP, Poetry for Ukraine, Scribes Micro Fiction, Wordgathering. Pushcart Prize nominee.