Elizabeth Smart

(27 December 1913 - 4 March 1986 / Ottawa / Ontario)

Poems of Elizabeth Smart

1. A Bonus 1/13/2003
2. Blake's Sunflower 1/13/2003
3. O Poor People 1/13/2003

O Poor People

Let us invoke a healthy heart-breaking
Towards the horrible world:
Let us say 0 poor people
How can they help being so absurd,
Misguided, abused, misled?

With unsifted saving graces jostling about
On a mucky medley of needs,
Like love-lit shit,

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