Ima Ryma


A Work in Distraction


While at work, what does distract me?
Inquiring minds just have to know.
Am I too tired or too hungry?
Is email a distracting woe?
I'm told I need to concentrate
On concentrating on my job,
Or unemployed will be my fate,
Cuz I am wasting time a gob.
To note how bad distraction is,
Survey firms are fully alurk.
Money to make is survey biz,
Working on why I hardly work.

I'm distracted, least once a day,
To take a distraction survey.

Submitted: Friday, February 08, 2013
Edited: Friday, February 08, 2013

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