Treasure Island

Electric Lady

(Sacramento, California)

Love Is The Sugar Darling


Why do I keep doing this to myself?
Once again my heart is beating upside down
And my head is racing
You know what?
I'm in love
I'm in love with the moon
I think the moon should be president
Who's with me?
I can't live like this anymore
I have to speak the truth
If I don't declare war now
Then I'm screwed
I wanted Oprah to be the next president
But she won't do it
Do you think she will?
There is still hope
In this forbidden circus I call a world
Yes the world is a forbidden circus
Full of emotionally hysterical clowns
And conniving little animals
And that is the ultimate icing on the cake
I'm weird
I'm twisted
I'm tangled up in blue
But as God as my witness
I will never eat goat cheese again
Thanks everybody.

Submitted: Saturday, August 02, 2014
Edited: Saturday, August 02, 2014

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Inspired by Mandolyn here on PoemHunter. Thank you for making me laugh in a world that is crazy and chaotic. May you be in the top 500 luv. Peace.

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  • Leah Ayliffe (8/7/2014 8:41:00 AM)

    Incredible. I absolutely I adore this piece. Gets your mind tangled in thought. The moon should be president. xx. (Report) Reply

  • Hazel Durham (8/3/2014 9:49:00 AM)

    Wonderful, packed a daring punch at a world that is a forbidden circus full of emotionally hysterical clowns, I love this write that flows with love and the truth! (Report) Reply

  • Mandolyn ... (8/2/2014 2:08:00 PM)

    I love it! I will still vote for the moon-
    Great title too. You rock lady of electricity ~~ (Report) Reply

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