Augustine Tagaste

Author of Poetry and Prose

A Mindful Resistance

Ignorance chosen Better the lies Thoughts frozen The truth denied   Dying democracy Society implodes New autocracy Leaders condone   Education stifled Progress in delay Thought a trifle Servants obey … Continue reading

February 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Our Promise Unfulfilled

Each their story Together make one Outside category Fading colors run   Segregated past Moving forward No more caste Progress a reward   Struggle not over Success yet achieved A … Continue reading

February 9, 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

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