Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Fool Fuels

A poetic meditation upon working towards a cleaner and more sustainable energy policy.

Anger is
an energy
so why not

I can’t imagine
it burns any dirtier than
the blind rage 
that has driven
me so far, 
so good,

or leave a 
nauseous yellow 
film like the 
I find
sticking to

From the forthcoming collection Nymphomagic Electroshock and Other Middle-Aged Complaints.
Copyright © 2016, 2017 by Lawrence Roy Aiken.