A Better World

A Better World

A Poem by Leslie Philibert

pop poetry


China will be declared part of the Peoples Republic of Tibet ; Somalia will send
food parcels to the Swiss and the Mexicans will build a fence to prevent illegal
immigration from the United States.There will be a Queen in Saudia Arabia and
P***y Riot will be elected to the Duma. The Taliban will build a church in Kabul
and invite the Pope and his wife to open it. Fast food will slow down ; the Israelis
will paint their nuclear weapons gay pink and ship them to Iran , North Korea will
be renamed Happyville.A clown will be named President of the World Bank and
North Africa wll accept refugees from Europe.

Facebook will discover that friends are real people,my sons might understand that
my car needs petrol and my wife will stop buying shoes.

And if you thought that poetry can`t change anything, you are right.
But it`s worth a try, isn`t it ?

© 2013 Leslie Philibert

Author's Note

Leslie Philibert
an old poem that I hope will be looked at again...

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i absolutely love this, i mean, who even thinks of this stuff without writing it down for posterity? such a whimsical yet wonderful fantasy of world proportions. clever!

This review was written for a previous version of this writing

Posted 5 Years Ago

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Added on November 3, 2012
Last Updated on August 20, 2013


Leslie Philibert
Leslie Philibert

Bavaria, Germany

I`m not important. I just want to write a couple of good poems. Just read what I write. That`s enough. more..


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