Treasure Island

Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)


Struck By Bad Luck


where could I go
now to find a prophet
who could explain

a brief simple literal
exemplified extended
metaphor definition


of precious praying relative
to 21st century greed global
selfish inhuman indifference


hear main man told me
your praying every time
when you kindness stop

to help any stranger
struck by bad luck side
of life’s lonely road


Inspired by the poem ‘You’re Praying’ by Eric Cockrell. Split Imaging from the poem ‘Time For A Little Praying’ by Terence George Craddock.
Copyright © Terence George Craddock

Submitted: Wednesday, October 19, 2011
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