J Hirtle writes about faith and addiction, exploring how the two intertwine seamlessly. His book, “Going Numb” tells the story of life with an addict. His poetry is a somber passage into the world of addiction, and a life of faith. His work has appeared in ‘Capsule Stories’, ‘With Painted Words’, and “Touched by an Angel”.

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I Can't Do This


I can’t do this today
Peering through dirty windows at citizens hiding
behind shells ... [+]

America: color it in. Summer 2020 - Poetry