Wake Up Call

 

Wake Up Call

What a yarn you can spin

I don’t know where to begin

Cursory words spoken

Your dialogue broken

Audience shrinking

It is not wishful thinking

If we object to your prescription

You have a conniption

You manage to appall

And persecute all

How can you manage world affairs?

When you clearly have nothing upstairs

Your being in charge

We wish to discharge

It is coming to a head

All those things that you said

The day of reckoning is close

You will not like your dose

 

Christine Bolton – Poetry for Healing ©

Photo by Samantha Sophia on Unsplash

Word Prompts:

Cursory

Yarn

Conniption

Persecute

Being

  9 comments for “Wake Up Call

  1. August 21, 2018 at 1:13 pm

    “The day of reckoning is close.” Oh, let’s hope so. The sooner the better.

    • Christine Bolton
      August 21, 2018 at 2:57 pm

      Absolutely! 😊

  2. paeansunplugged
    August 21, 2018 at 3:41 pm

    So many prompts! Well woven!

    • Christine Bolton
      August 21, 2018 at 3:44 pm

      Thank you!! 😊

  3. August 21, 2018 at 4:02 pm

    We can only hope. Funny how this is where our minds turned with these prompts.

    • Christine Bolton
      August 21, 2018 at 4:12 pm

      Yes I live in hope! Those words just all rolled together today 😊

  4. August 21, 2018 at 9:09 pm

    Well done, Christine. Unfortunately, I think there is still some life in him yet. No checks and balances. They will protect their man for as long as possible. I’m just a little gloomy today.

    • Christine Bolton
      August 21, 2018 at 10:48 pm

      We had some good news today though 😊👍

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