Monday, October 31, 2011

Sample Contest Poem by Moi

'11

Someone attempts to assassinate an Arizona congresswoman in a line
The Green Bay Packers become NFL champions for the 13th time

The federal budget gets extended twice beyond a date
The President releases his long form birth certificate

A Wisconsin judge voids a fresh law curbing collective bargaining
New York allows same sex marriage partnering

Casey Anthony is found not guilty of murder
Standard & Poor lowers the US credit rating hurdle

A new jobs plan is proposed by the Prez
People occupy Wall Street and hundreds of cities

while I perform poetry on KPFK radio but few notice

1 comment:

  1. Love this, love the helplessness it portrays, that we are selves go after our passions and no one does notice, almost to the point where it doesn't even seem like we are a gear in the grand clock of time.

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