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Boycott This Poem!

 

by Michael Marrotti

 

Boycott this poem

for its candid display

of words that infiltrate

your much-needed

safe space

 

Boycott this poem

for its recognition

of only two genders

I'm talking about

Adam and Eve

you assholes

Halloween is

a once a year

occasion

 

Boycott this poem

for verification of

the decline in poetry

the only people

reading this shit

are insomniacs

in need of a sleep aid

 

Boycott this poem

it's a product of

a white male

who doesn't subscribe

to what you say

most poets are

left-leaning hypocrites

who combat

misperceived fascism

with fascism

ANTIFA is a terrorist

organization

 

Boycott this poem

for pointing out

the obvious                                                                                                   

there's plenty

of parallels

when it comes to

the Alt-right and

Nation of Islam

but you won't see

any stupid-ass

white people

attacking

Louis Farrakhan

 

 

 

Michael Marrotti is an author from Pittsburgh with a chemical imbalance and lack of patience. His writing has propagated the small press like chlamydia in Beechview. He's been faithfully volunteering at the Light Of Life Rescue Mission for the past three years now, the man believes in action.  His chapbook, FDA Approved Poetry is available on Amazon. He can be contacted here: michaelmarrotti@gmail.com

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