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Linda S.

"cold logic is no substitute for warm feelings"

Montara, CA, USA
female, age 111
committed relationship, 1 child
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Joined Jan 20, 2004


 
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Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

A free bird leaps on the back of the wind
and floats downstream till the current ends
and dips his wing in the orange suns rays and dares to claim the sky.

But a bird that stalks down his narrow cage
can seldom see through his bars of rage
his wings are clipped and his feet are tied so he opens his throat to sing.

The caged bird sings with a fearful trill
of things unknown but longed for still
and his tune is heard on the distant hill
for the caged bird sings of freedom.

The free bird thinks of another breeze
and the trade winds soft through the sighing trees
and the fat worms waiting on a dawn-bright lawn and he names the sky his own.

But a caged bird stands on the grave of dreams
his shadow shouts on a nightmare scream
his wings are clipped and his feet are tied so he opens his throat to sing.

The caged bird sings with a fearful trill
of things unknown but longed for still
and his tune is heard on the distant hill
for the caged bird sings of freedom.

Maya Angelou  
 
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Groups Amnesty International, DNC - Democratic National Committee, Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Electing Pro-Wildlife Leaders, Environmental Defense Fund, Habitat for Humanity, Imagine -- a place for the Hippie-Hearted, Leonard Peltier is a political prisoner, Moccasin Telegraph, Native Children's Survival, Native Storytelling at the Movies and Apples Top Trailers, Race for the Rainforest, Small/Medium NonProfits & Charities Co-Op, The Wild Ones, Tribal Rights
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Homepage http://www.icota.org  
Birthday Dec 01, 1907  
About Me short & brown
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Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Depends
Wild Fact About Me i thought i was multi-tasking, but it turns out, i have A.D.D.
My Philosophy personal
What Gives Me Hope knowing you can't have day without night, you can't know happiness without sadness, there is no left without right as well as no up without down.
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