This is inspired from a picture prompt on g+ you can see it here, please feel free to come join the community if you yourself are a poet, or reader 🙂
Where have all the smiles gone?
Where lays now all the love?
A malady of life playing through
the streets, a melody of death
drumming to the beat.
Are vibrant golden hues enough
Oh where now lays all the love?
And where have all the smiles gone,
or do the Jays whistle their funeral song?
Karen Hayward ©2016