NaPoWriMo #13 – Things We Blew Up

Memo to hikers: Keep going

an outreach situation

We blew up the power station

because they said it was ugly.

 

Someone complained

on the grounds of

noise pollution,

said we’d woken their baby up.

 

Someone else whined

that the dust was

harmfully thick,

said they were breathing strange.

 

Someone grumbled

that we woke them up

too early every morning,

‘The towers used to

block out the sun,’

they said.

 

There was a meeting

in the town hall.

 

They called us

reckless, wild,

hasty, rash,

heedless and accountable.

 

So for PR purposes

we blew up the town.

View original post

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.