Inspired by conversations with John O'Brien and members of Wisconsin's Developmental Disabilities network about the dangers of bureaucracy in people's lives, Peter Leidy put the following words to music.
The publisher is DNA Music Labs.
It's a Cogworld © Peter Leidy 2015.
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