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I wanted to thank him for what he’d done for me. I wanted to show my appreciation for having inspired me to keep writing poetry. But it was too late.
Today marks the 43rd anniversary of the shootings at Kent State University, Kent, Ohio. Peaceful demonstrations had begun a few days prior, with students protesting America’s invasion into Cambodia. Incidents of vandalism and unrest began erupting. Shop windows were broken … Continue reading