People And Things With Names
My Name Is Kimberly Guilfoyle and I Can Yell The Future…
My name is Kimberly Guilfoyle and I have found a voice
The date is 2020. The world we make is entirely your choice.
My name is Donald, “The Donald” and I run your whole world
Do you like my ratings? Red states, white guys, flame/flooded world?
My name is that leopard that Don Jr. shot. Few people remember me.
But I am here to tell you, I’m the last, the few, the free…
My name is Kelly Anne Conway. Yes. Con is in my name.
I am leaving to spend time with my family. So. Who will you have to blame?
My name is Kamala Harris, I’m minority, and female
I once ran for president. But, forget it. Your check is in the mail.
My name is Donald Trump Junior, So what. Have you to fear?
Yes, I murder and destroy, but so do you, dear Trumpeteer.
My name is Micky Mouse, I once was this BIG rodent
But now we have the Trumpeteers and the I have lost my moment.
My name is postal service. I am determined to get through,
My completion of appointed rounds will see democracy anew.
My name is racist America. I murder and I maim
But you support me, ‘merica, so I don’t take the blame.
My name is Guiliani. Some think I’m a vampire
But, really, Stephen Miller earned that. He’ll build that wall higher.
My name is Mr. George Floyd. I changed the world, I guess
I didn’t mean to do it. Say my name. They say it’s blessed…
My name is Dr. Biden, but you can call me Jill
I am an innocent bystander, but will live here, on the hill.
My name is Fake News media, what the hell is this?
Oh. I see. Fake news is everything., and everyone, we dis.
My name is Donald Trump. Not Predator Trump. That’s nasty!
Yes! I am here again, because I am great… and I am fancy… …I…
My name is over shadowing. Darkness “Greater” than his.
Point fingers at the Trumpeteers, and I will feed your fears
My name is COVID 19. I hover in every inch of public breath
Don’t forget you brought me here. I’m year ONE of worldwide death.
My name is climate change. But it really should be Climate Crisis.
No thing in all of history is as big, (really!) as, HEY!!, this is.
My name is Medium Poetry. I try to tell the truth
It’s entirely up to you — what you do — in that voting booth
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My name is Christyl Rivers, I write poetry and prose
Tonight, I drank some Sake. It’s 2020. So it goes.