Govind Ramakrishnan

Gold Star - 13,310 Points (3/30/2000 / New York)

Making Hay - Poem by Govind Ramakrishnan

Black lives,
Do matter,
But all lives are
Precious

Women's rights
Do matter,
But all rights are
Sacred

The left curses
the right,
The right damns
the left,
Media fuels
This fire,

As politicians
Smoke their
Expensive cigars,
Quietly
Making hay

© 2016

Topic(s) of this poem: media, politics, satire

Form: Prose Poem


Poet's Notes about The Poem

An observation on the elections

Comments about Making Hay by Govind Ramakrishnan

  • Adeline Foster (7/21/2016 2:50:00 PM)


    And the hay could care less. Read mine - Were The Polar Winds Blow -
    Adeline
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, January 30, 2016

Poem Edited: Saturday, January 30, 2016


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