Poetry Blog by ray pool (Jan 2020)
Subjugation and extinction
a fine aim indeed.
A small price to pay
for a masterplan to take shape
Domination without question
a fine aim
not without its problems.
The amnesia of evil
a small price to pay
for the haunting of the past.
Of course it had to fail
but it was thought necessary at the time
and now the ghosts have risen up
a small ...
Friday 31st January 2020 11:34 am
After a long and illustrious decline
my grammar school was razed to the ground
to make way for housing,
flags of conquest flown.
"People must live somewhere"
the developers said
sweeping up any doubts that remained
of the advantages undoubtedly gained.
Sunday 12th January 2020 10:24 pm