Augustine Tagaste

Author of Poetry and Prose

In Truth A Fool

I am a fool A dreamer worn No thoughts new From illusion torn   None listen They don’t hear Oblivious distance Never near   I shout at walls Scream in … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Our American Comic Tragedy

Throughout our history, the best leaders have always been the ones who lead through service and are clear communicators. Unfortunately, our country today has a President and a Congress that … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

True Love’s Warning

My noble queen Your servant I am A majesty seen By humble man   One of many All bow to you Firm and steady You we choose   Tyrants will … Continue reading

February 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Peter is Pedro

I speak Spanish A shade of brown Somewhat whitish Mind still sound   Sometimes I pass At times the other Permanent underclass Latino undercover   Behind blue eyes Caribbean spirit … Continue reading

February 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Conspicuous Dissent

Revolution is here Chosen a side Overcoming all fear Our people rise   Impeach the clown Order of the day Tear fascism down A democratic way   By force a … Continue reading

January 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Crown the Fool

Enter the Carnival A fool is crowned Our kingdom now cruel From princes no sound   From grace we stray Follow a wolf as sheep Our colors turned gray A … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Nonviolent Rebellion: Resistance is Not Futile

A violent revolution gave birth to the United States of America, and today nonviolent rebellion can save it. Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi lead great changes in their societies … Continue reading

January 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Our Democracy is Diminished

The following is an excerpt from a recent intelligence report about Donald Trump. It is a small tidbit about the man who is about to become our next President: The … Continue reading

January 14, 2017 · Leave a comment