The long slide from hope to rage (A poem)

This pantoum was inspired by the title of an article appearing in The Guardian: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/mar/02/the-guardian-view-on-super-tuesday-the-long-slide-from-hope-to-rage They say it’s a long slide from hope to rage some have been on the slide for a long, long time Some stand at the top, peering nervously over the edge hoping it’s not their turn this time Some have been on [...]

P.O.V. (a poem)

Sometimes… It’s hard to believe what we see when premeditation is in control calculated in its execution documented for posterity At first, it looks false (How could anybody not be noticing this?) but then we recognize the setting and know what comes next Still, it’s a shock it’s a surprise As the scene plays out [...]