The Worst Acts

Humans do many heartless things,

We deride,

We judge

We rob

We tease

We isolate.

We abuse and violate

We go to war and bomb,

But of all the harmful things that humans can do.

The darkest thing, with the deepest roots that we do

Happens without consciousness,

And without control.

It is at the beginning of so many acts of destruction.

Even where bodies and buildings still stand.

We torture through other-izing. Dehumanizing, as a means to justify evil.

Published by sickybeat

I am a writer with an extremely active imagination. I love learning answers to questions and what makes everything and everyone tick. I am a "Unique case, medically" if nothing else. I am flawed in my extreme aversion to failure (even when "success" isn't good for me,) but have come a long way in ditching the perfectionist mindset. I like people whose default setting toward others is compassion, an open mind, and honesty

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