Treasure Island

Edwina Reizer

(12/22/1937 / LAKEWOOD, NJ)

An Attack on the Psyche


Too many tragedies now occur
in this land of the free and the brave.
Do you think it's Mother Nature's cry
for the way we do behave?
Tornadoes that rip up people's lives
and hurricanes ruining the shore,
wild fires completely out of control
and droughts like never before.

Makes you stop and think to yourself
'Why is this happening now? '
Global warming? Cyclical change?
Or Armageddon upon us?
Whatever the reason, it seems like
we're on a runaway bus
that doesn't know where it's heading
and it's affecting all of us.

Submitted: Friday, May 24, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 09, 2013

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