August 9th, 2015

polychrome

Poem: "Muscadine Days"

This poem is spillover from the August 4, 2015 Poetry Fishbowl. It was inspired by a prompt from [personal profile] librarygeek. It also fills the square in my 8-1-15 card for the As You Like It Bingo fest. This poem has been sponsored by Anthony & Shirley Barrette. It belongs to the Polychrome Heroics series.

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Stealing from the Commons

Here is an article about people emptying out the Little Free Libraries, which are America's answer to public libraries and bookstores closing.

You may also have heard that HitchBOT was destroyed only two weeks into its trip through America.

These actions are not random, isolated, or irrational. Instead they are coherent symptoms of a wider problem, indicating an unhealthy society.

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