We can stick anything into the fog
and make it look like a ghost
let us not become tragedies.
We are not funeral homes
with propane tanks in our windows,
lookin’ like cemeteries.
Cemeteries are just the Earth’s way of not letting go.
— Buddy Wakefield, from “We Are Emergencies,” Live at the Typer Cannon Grand. Release Date: October 13, 2009. Label: Righteous Babe Records distributed by United For Opportunity.