I wrote the following poem as part of a Creative Writing Poetry Course in Spring 2020. This is its third iteration. The only way that I could protect the intended form of the poem was in PDF form. Enjoy 🙂
We live in challenging times. Poverty, crime, racism, disinformation, and many other injustices threaten to destroy the prosperity of our nation alone. In times as tumultuous as these, how could anyone even consider sitting on the couch and watching reruns of Friends?