Wives & Husbands who win Lotteries They get divorced citing new possibilities Having woken up soon after winning as opposites Is BAD all we want from The News?
Football stars hanging out for transfers Sitting there salaried as multi-Millionaires Paying more for a manicure than most earn in a year Is BAD all we want from The News?
Pop Stars & Celebrities investing in forests Hiding their wealth in carbon slippery projects Dodging their taxes by being financial tourists Is BAD all we want from The News?
Politicians & Rulers passing gifts under the table Non-Declared interests to keep the status quo stable Blaming the Past for a Future they enabled Is BAD all we want from The News?
Corporate Wars being fought over tariffs Billionaire Brokers behaving like a sackful of ferrets The last one standing gets to call out the Sheriffs Is BAD all we want from The News?
Is it a hierarchical structure of deceit and betrayal From the promise of free money to the final denial No matter where you're from in Humanity's pile? Is BAD all we can talk about that is News?
I would like a poem on the news that lifts the Heart I would like a story on the news where people take Part I would like a world where the news shows who we really Are I would like news on the News about the ending of BAD News!
What do I mean When I say I want good things I guess I mean That I don’t want to feel sad when I hear Good news Or that I want to be able to open my mouth And have my own voice come out Instead of the voice of a different girl Far away from here Whose tongue doesn’t freeze in her throat When someone asks how she is doing And means it.
when the clouds all seem to disappear when your insides are singing exploding at the same time when the music blaring on the radio is exactly the right volume you text, Everything looks good! as a group message your cheeks hurt from smiling your anxiety a part of your past given way to euphoria you look down place your hand gently on your belly and say quietly *"I've been waiting my whole life for you"