SUNDAY’S POETRY POST

ANTICIPATION

I can’t expect

Each day perfect,

The world spins

Ignoring our sins.

 

Stealing and lying,

Innocent people dying;

We celebrate gory

Where’s the glory?

 

Hunger and thirst,

Blessed and cursed;

People doing without

Living in doubt.

 

Yet we survive

When we strive.

One after another

Loving each other.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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About John Northcutt Young

I write. Remember making-up stories from spelling words in the fifth grade. A journalism degree followed. Thanks for looking.
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