Donal Mahoney


Discovery - Poem by Donal Mahoney

Better a nation
have a demagogue
step into the sun

and tell its people
what a sleepy man
discovers flicking

on the bathroom light
and there's a roach
running in the tub

shiny as a silver dollar
but still a roach
despite the sheen.

Topic(s) of this poem: politics, social comment


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Poem Submitted: Sunday, September 13, 2015



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