Kelly Kurt Poems

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1.
Self Deprecation (Limerick)

It requires little more than a glance
To notice I don't fit in my pants
My name rhymes with jelly
But I, with large belly
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2.
Pre-Spring

February
Though this is a leap year
Is perfectly placed
March is that much closer
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3.
Pandemic

You were around other people today
I wasn't
Usually by incidental lifestyle
Now by intent
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4.
Don't Let Him Out (Limerick)

The worst example I've seen so far
Stupidity beyond any par
An unexpected sneeze
Dislodged Donald Trump's keys
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5.
Yesterday/No Today

Remember when you weren't an old
Opinionated jerk
The times you cited the absurd
As evidence
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6.
Your Vote

The law only matters
If it is enforced
If it is done so equally
Unconditionally
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7.
Religion

To date
I have never been black
I'm not sure which is more restrictive
But I also have not been female
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8.
History's Epitaph

This isn't some 'end-time' bullshit
This is not punishment for being human
From some infantile, imaginary deity
It's a reminder of reality
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9.
What Would We Do Without Billionaires

Cashiers greet me the way they always have
I just can't see their smiles
I put out my garbage on Sunday night
When I wake up, it's gone
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10.
Contagion

It spreads
Coughing and sneezing, not vectors
Dogma, ideology, ignorance
Selfishness, stupidity
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