What a Season

The bells they are ringing
The carolers singing
The holiday cheer’s all around
Yet stop and do listen
More than lights they will glisten
There’s a misplaced holiday sound.

The trees they are standing
Distant travelers, landing
And the home they are finding, all ablaze
Not with stars and lights glowing
But with protestors showing
Their frustration in infinite ways.

The people will rally
In tall metal  valleys
And their voices, now hoarse from no change
The only gift that one gives
To the families that live
Is a narrative one can’t take to exchange.

The gifts are all wrapped
While society’s trapped
In dichotomy of Ignore or Despair
What’s the season for singing
If your heart isn’t ringing
If you live without having a care?



Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s