Art Sanctuary


by Nikki Giovanni


I would always choose to be the person running
rather than the mob chasing
I would prefer to be the person laughed at
rather than the teenagers laughing
I always admired the men and women who sat down
for their rights
And held in disdain the men and women who spat
on them
Everyone deserves Sanctuary a place to go where you are
safe
Art offers Sanctuary to everyone willing
to open their hearts as well as their eyes

Comments

  1. Yes, yes, and triply yes... art is at the heart of life.

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  2. Love the last line...only another artist could understand....smiles.

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