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Poetic Biography (Po.Bio)

Born in the city
Raised in the country
use to catch crayfish in the river bed
picked pecans, blackberries and crab apples…

fast forward

feet toured war-torn countries
poor, sick, young, old, all
out-castes with unheard demands
from a system designed
for a purpose which only
political elite and the rich understand …

fast forward

now fingers seek to leverage
what the keepers of knowledge
in the halls of learning taught,
translate the world into words
a world as only these eyes perceive
give voice to a sea of so many still lost.


Source: Poetic Abolition | Daryl Horton | Poet and Writer | Books & Products | Poetic Biography (Po.Bio)


About Daryl Horton

I'm an information and knowledge manager specializing in creating and sustaining learning organizations in a chaotic and often complex environment. I'm also an artist at heart and I do a lot of creative writing.


One thought on “Poetic Biography (Po.Bio)

  1. Amazing author!

    Posted by Virginia Horton | June 5, 2017, 4:14 pm

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