Shawn L. Bird

Original poetry, commentary, and fiction. All copyrights reserved.

poem-smoke September 1, 2014

You are smoke

You wind your lies

Through the crowds

Til they are choking and gasping

Then you fade away and

blame the sick

that they are ill.

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Just in case you’re tired of my Teachers’ Strike posts, here’s one that, while I know is about the strike and the misrepresentations of government spin doctors, at least it seems as if it could be about a variety of situations. 🙂

 

11 Responses to “poem-smoke”

  1. georgiakevin Says:

    Wow! This poem is very powerful! You are a very talented poet.

  2. karivas Blog Says:

    Wow! This is simply beautiful!

  3. nice ….. i like it …. ks


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