Everybody

part of: Definitions

by Teresa Dunyati-Long

Everybody is Jesus, everybody is Dude, everybody is momma or nobody ain’t
nothing at all. What does that mean? Everybody is today aimed at tomorrow, everybody is
the river flowing under clouds glowering before
evening rain over
a swatch of jungle in Amazonia or Beirut or
Iraq once brave Babylon
because Life
unites us
all.