Posts tagged ‘homelessness’

CDXLV

Upside down trash can Provides shelter for him Cold wet lonely night Morning comes and must move on Society wants bum gone   Copyright© Edge of…

DVII

holding beer can in paper sack he sat on the dirty sidewalk enshrined by the shadow against the building   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2019…

DCV

Lounging on park bench Long grey hair Scraggly beard Homeless man Embraced his transistor radio Like most prized possession  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO …

DCXXIII

Monday morning Missing his front teeth He stood on busy street corner Laughing at everyone going to work  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO  HOME…

DCCXXX

A man carries his sack on his back Holding his thumb up Hoping to catch a ride To anywhere.    * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK…

DCCXLIX

every day same six blocks pushing her stuffed shopping cart everything inside is all she’s got cement bench only sleeping spot luxury automobiles pass by drivers…

DCCLIII

Gorge on sumptuous cake Your narrative is fake Ride a city bus Observe poverty around all of us Keep cutting safety net Strip away little dignity…

CMXXIII

  My car broke down today Received A high interest Payday loan No catching the bus The mechanic Will get paid I work For a dollar…

Gone – Tanka

  Life full of sorrow He lost his pride long ago Standing on corner Asking only for a beer to hide fear of tomorrow.   Back…