Engulfed and In-held

Birthed each morning with Minnesota dewHer waters pour in the Gulf, born anew.From north to south, to nourish and cleanseThe muddy Mississippi carries our sins. Her belly a tomb for young braves and slavesWhile her captains and captors filled our naves.Her currents misused for power and glory,The bloody Mississippi tells our story. The ‘Sip ranks … read more