The Political Mouth

The Political Mouth

The Political Mouth                                         The political mouth is loud It grabs attention in a crowd Up on the stage the smile is wide But get in closer, look inside At stains that white-strips won’t erase From lies they told to win the race And once that mouth is elected Rancid gums become infected The whispered stench […]

FACE VALUE

FACE VALUE What’s with faces that need to hide Whenever they appear outside? Belonging to the human race Requires that you have a face It’s not a bigoted request And failure doesn’t mean arrest But without cheeks, a mouth and nose It’s just fabric from head to toes Floating like ghosts on Halloween That private […]

Vegilantes

Vegilantes

I heard it at the garden gate
Carrots, turnips, all irate
Lettuce, sprouts and green beans too
Angry vegetables in a stew