the sun is sparkling, the rain rumbling, and we badly need some poetry...

Tuesday, 12 April 2011

Joseph Farley - One Poem


the US government
is no longer about
the people

it is not about
the US

it is about

but that “us”
does not include

that “us”
is only for “them”

and “them” is
a series of names

on a secret list,
written in gold and oil