Big Rowan Ackison (greensh) wrote,
Big Rowan Ackison
greensh

  • Mood:

Poem - Least Qualified

“Least Qualified” is a social commentary poem about the 45’s choices of government department leadership.


Least Qualified

The least qualified fill the voids
by the measure of experience
or the mark of temperament
you’d wonder how this could be
when the least adequate preside
ready to wreck the world

conflicts become the norm
agendas contrary to the task
according to the old missions
set by the sane architects
with principles aligned
to the purpose of the governance

perhaps there is a grand plan
a reason for the disconnect
puppet master pulling strings
then I realize it is more dire
chaos spawned by currency
the qualified lack pocket books

the affluent will now reign
with the programs of their own
groomed to satisfy the few
it matters not when money rules
most qualified is still in play
by legal tender as resume.

© 2017, Sean Green. All Rights Reserved. 20170218.
Tags: poem, politics
Subscribe

  • Poem - Awake the Day

    The poem “Awake the Day” was loosely inspired by the quote “Every day that involves dancing is a good day.” Awake the Day Awake the day for…

  • Poem - Snapper’s Prompt

    The poem “Snapper’s Prompt” is about my discomfort with the “sexy photo” side of photographic world. There are positive reasons for a model to…

  • Poem - Dance Foretold

    The ardent dancer can affirm that there are songs whose first chords foretell of the next minutes. The steps, the moves, the motions already exist.…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments