Fortunate Unfortunate

Portents for Politics, A Poem

I do not want to shock you all
but I never carry a crystal ball
but cards I do in case a game
of out of this hat, choose a name
who will lead our cracking nation
it all depends on which station
turns you on or you tune out
until elections come about



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Samantha Lazar

Poetry, fiction, and essays in celebration of being a Mom, Wife, Educator, Writer, & Lover of Life.