Poets Won’t Change the World

Poets record things as they happen

Poets record things that they see

Whether it’s good/bad doesn’t matter

Poets record history

Some say that poets are torches

To help change begin to unfurl

But I take the opposite perspective

That poets will not change the world

To me, it needs a mass people movement led by a strong leader forcing politicians to bend to the wishes of the people.
A renewal of Martin Luther King times.

Don Matthews
October 2019

Published by donmatthewspoetry

I just like playing round with words. And having fun

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