Read Poetry: I’ll Be Damned, by Billy Dew

Praying all day to a god

But not taking action to help his people

You call yourself to be religious

But to me you’re just as evil


Sunday mornings 

You there when the doors open

Smiling and taking money

From the hopeless


Preaching “Will a man rob god”

When you robbing the congregation

Telling me about heaven

How good is your salvation


Thousands of denominations 

When there is only one creator

Prophet even said you will do greater things 

And you act like you’re not a savior


If that’s what you call living

Then I’ll be damned

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