So many choices, too much time
Time to post and repost
Tweet and retweet
To gauge the climate of the space we share
Hashtag. No hashtag? No. Hashtag.
Something simple and global
For those who died in vain.
Yes. They perished. We must provide the means to honor all of them.
But it isn’t right. Too many characters. Too little time.
Choices are made. Based on civility and popularity. And the trending symbol of validation.
The prayers are imprinted for solidarity.
The flags divide and conquer.
When all is said and done.
Which flag is the scariest of them all?