Will this poem change the world for the better?
I urgently await an answer.
Can I cure cancer?
Not without trying.
Is living dying?
I wish to wake from a bad dream.
That things are as they seem.
Don’t wake me until then, don’t wake me up.
I shut up.
That appears abrupt.
Must the world be corrupt?
I look forward to a change of course, of course.
Back to source.
26th November, 2018
Apparently since time began people wondered why am I a man?
Or woman, as the case may be, eternal she.
What is it to be, why me?
Is there rhyme or reason, if so let me see.
So far it has not been figured out.
There are conflicting opinions, some shout.
Who am I to say why?
Ask the big eye in the sky.
Let me know if you hear tell.
You might as well.
26th November, 2018
What people said and people did are things you are told as a kid.
Including kid means a young goat, I don’t want to start on the wrong note.
Be sure to button up your coat.
They care for you, they correct you, without them what would you do?
In later life you’re on your own, but never really quite alone.
What they said then and you do now stands to you anyhow.
Ripen apple on the bough.
23rd November, 2018
A poem bursts upon the world, the Earth, for what its worth.
Does it make any difference whatever, to you or me or never?
Still, people say carry on.
Will you miss me when I’m gone?
Who, me, or this poem, don’t you see?
Okay, whatever you say.
Gone tomorrow, here today.
This is all I have to say.
Does this poem stand up to scrutiny?
31st October, 2018
There’s nothing special about me, don’t get me wrong.
You would be exceptionally wrong if you thought that was my song.
I am the only person on Earth who is not unique.
That’s a joke, you might get it next week.
Sometime I go on too long so I’ll stop here and now.
I had my say anyhow.
21st July, 2018
People advertise themselves and receive advertisements in return.
Advertisements are mostly fake, when will they ever learn?
So sell and sell and sell and sell, you can’t bring your money into Hell.
This is the modern world, was it ever thus?
Should I make a fuss?
Here comes my bus.
28th March, 2018