Judson Vereen
B. 1986. American artist and author — Visit Judsonvereen.com — Subscribe https://judsonvereen.medium.com/subscribe

I was born on November 23rd, 1986 in the Fulton County Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. I had the happiest childhood a boy could ask for. My father was a doctor and my mother a nurse. They were both hardworking, non-political, and mostly non-religious. My father always had the spirit of…

“To live a full life is to love many things”

Soon, it will turn 12:25 on November 23rd, 2016. And when it does, I will have been 30 years old for twenty five minutes. Thirty years old- and in the throws of depression, in the thick of it, actually. The place where sadness is inescapable. And if I sound dramatic…

“……living with the ugliness and masquerading as if it’s all not damned.”

Three poems from 62 poems from Judson Vereen (poems from 2004–2010). Review below.

It’s all some new big down payment
on the ‘Merican dream,
now who screams to others
“what you got to bring?”

“I haven’t a thing my friend,
and a thief who’s a robbin’ me,
left n’ right…

“I still have a dream. It is a dream deeply rooted in the American dream.”

“I still have a dream. It is a dream deeply rooted in the American dream.”

Trying to make sense of what you perceive as injustice — it is of no use. It doesn’t make any sense. Authority, ignorance, fear, hatred, prejudice does not persuade — rarely do these things persuade…

Judson Vereen

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