A Word To Oscar, a poem by Anne G at Spillwords.com

A Word To Oscar

A Word To Oscar

written by: Anne G



A word to Oscar

if you please –

your jig is up

illusion crushed


Pompous prattling

posturing roles

disingenuous platitudes

foolish words


Spectacular carnaval

self-serving charade

insincerity drools

hypocrisy rules


Awarded rewards

a chosen few

unmerited baubles

egotistical fools


Overrated event

mired in guise

craft once admired

talent is spent

Anne G

Anne G

JUNE 2016 AUTHOR OF THE MONTH at Spillwords.com
Why write?
I write because I am:
Driven to distraction by the inequities of the society in which we live.
Motivated by cruelty, abuse, ignorance and indifference.
My intention: To poke, prod and provoke!
"Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess." - Oscar Wilde
Anne G

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