Poetry 101 Rehab: Stack

Poetry 101 Rehab with Andy Townend
Prompt: Stack

“The End of Human History”

Bodies stacked in fields wait
for workers who do not return.
Why, when all will soon be dead,
rob carrion crows of one last feast?

Copyright © 2015-07-13, by Liz Bennefeld. All rights reserved.

 

(╯︵╰,)

A bit morbid, I suppose, but riffing off recent articles about climate change and the possible ending of human civilization. Although one might reflect on whether “civilization” is already dissolving around us. 

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