Dwight Jenkins

On Politics - Poem by Dwight Jenkins

There's a thunderstorm coming
You can see it over there
You can feel the violence humming
From the hidden places where
All the hatred holds its meetings
Carries out its silent beatings
In the wind that whispers warnings 
To the air...

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A strong thunderstorm was brewing as a local political story was breaking. One seemed indicative of the other.

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  • Simon Collins (5/17/2012 4:52:00 AM)

    Excellent verse, I enjoy your poems, thanks (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 17, 2012

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