Poetry Blogs (2019, voting apathy)
Martin Elder on Some thoughts on the definitions of "Smudge" as per Merriam-Webster (25 minutes ago)
This poem was conceived in 2013 as a response to none voters. For years I did not vote but was vocal on the state of the country. certain parts to reflect the current change in Britain has been rewritten to give the piece more of a serious message. thanks for reading and do your bit today.
Nevermind the ballots!
is what the none-voters like to say
but quite frankly I'm sick of Brexit, Farage ...
Thursday 23rd May 2019 12:02 pm
Saturday night, family gathered around the TV
a small feast of pizza and chips waiting for BGT, Xfactor or Strictly
across the nation, we get sucked into this circus reality, our eyes transfixed and rigid as a mass of drones,
our fingers and thumbs hovering over Facebook and Twitter on our smartphones
we’ve all followed the stories and campaigns from week zero,
gripped our sofa arms as The A...
Sunday 5th June 2016 1:48 pm