The cloth

Striped markings on a cloth…
An identity
A tribe
A religion
A child marked for death,
Marked for life
A life marked for greatness,
Marked by God
A child’s swaddling cloth,
Now a Prince’s robe
And the hope of a people.


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Dream

Inspiration Call from Raja  –  for MLK Day 2014

It’s not what she had in mind, but it’s what entered my mind.


To Dream is not enough,
To have the idea, the vision…
This is not enough for change,
Change means starting the mission.

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