If It Weren’t so Tragic …

A poem

Glen Hendrix
Jan 15 · 1 min read
Photo by Josh Gordon on Unsplash

Chemical fossils
burning day
and night
to feed our
electric life,
our electromagnetic
planetary pulsar
streaming, screaming
to the stars,
announcing our
little dramas
to the universe.

Resistance Poetry

Verse as Commentary

Glen Hendrix

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Artist, writer, poet, inventor, entrepreneur

Resistance Poetry

Verse as Commentary

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