As the list of cold cases to shelve continues growing
It's the hottest topic of 2021
next to Climate Change
a Capitol Building overthrowing
Covid vaccination mandates
and freeing Britney Spears.
As far as current events ongoing
it has all the breaking news bulletin
points adding up into a media
feeding frenzy phenomenon
we haven't seen in years.
▪ young --- twenty-two years old, going on twelve
▪ cute --- as a button
And there's no dispute
that her disappearance
and death is a tragedy . . .
but where was all of this human interest
when it came to missing Indigenous
and persons of Color?