Laurence Overmire

Big Fish, Small Pond - Poem by Laurence Overmire

The corporation got so big
Swallowing little corporation
After little corporation
It finally swallowed—Itself.

The destruction was so vast
So completely global
It was impossible to figure out
Who to blame.

(Previously published in ZZZ Zyne, XXXI, April '01)

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  • (3/25/2006 9:41:00 AM)

    I am surprised there was anyone left to wonder the question Laurence. Excellent work. I am impressed. The title reminds me of how small the world is with all those big fish. I think I will stick to my bowl for now! lol 10 fron little fish Tai. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 25, 2006

Poem Edited: Friday, April 4, 2008

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