Hear usscream begin terror in pain in silenceas wechoke vomit grieve ragepowerless impotent hearts breaking thoughts boiling judging youbecause of theash death loss destructionfrom thewildfires droughts heatravaging killingthe only world we have.Anddo somethingbefore those who erred before our children, blamelessdie
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Mike Morgan was born in London, but not in any of the interesting parts. He moved to Japan at the age of 30 and lived there for many years. Nowadays, he's based in Iowa, and enjoys family life with his wife and two young children. If you like his writing, be sure to check out his website: https://PerpetualStateofMildPanic.wordpress.com.