Posts tagged ‘living in poverty’

The Doldrums Of Poverty

  Politicians talk such a good game While I need help Just trying to survive Each election A game For me Nothing changes   Copyright© Edge…

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chewing her nails holding baby waiting hoping  husband working day labor will come home with a few dollars   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020  …

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   I laughed back in 2006 experienced   society’s tricks dead end job work until I die Should I say thank you? grateful for my gifts…

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  you look directly into the camera confidently tell me you have all the answers What do you know about my life? every day I scrape…

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  lifetime watching gold coins disappear into the deep well   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you,…

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Shoveling In the pit Dirty Sweaty Work day labor Does not pay well No benefits All I can get  * Find More Poetry HERE   BACK TO …

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Scraped barrel clean No more suffering Everything OK you say Glad to see you’re on sunny side of day I’m still covered with acid rain * Who…