Plastic

Plastic

Plastic plastic everywhere

The food we eat, the clothes we wear

It chokes our oceans, poisons the fish

Haute cuisine, itโ€™s in the dish

No sacred space no mind to pay

We buy today, then throw it away

Accumulation before the cost

Too blind to see until all is lost.

◄ Canis

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carol falaki

Mon 23rd Apr 2018 21:05

Thank you. Colin. Kept it short as it's a topic I could go on and on and on about ๐Ÿ˜Š

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Laura Taylor

Mon 23rd Apr 2018 12:05

Someone had to write about it, and this is a well decent poem about such a hot topic.

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Brian Maryon

Sun 22nd Apr 2018 20:08

Plastic Bertrand

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Sun 22nd Apr 2018 19:50

ah well done Carol - I knew you had a plastic poem in you!

Graham's 'Hooligulls' has got me thinking on a slightly different tack. If it comes to anything I'll post it. Bizarrely your first line had me thinking of Tommy Steele's Water Water song and the 10" LP that I was given as a kid - one of the first I ever owned - The Tommy Steele Story.

I best stop waffling before my comment becomes longer than your poem! All the best, Col.

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