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Austerity And Sincerity

By Liam Strong  (booksie.com)

I wrote this poem in thought of Evferree, who introduced me to this style of poetry, called diamante, or diamond poetry! I hope you all like this piece!

Poetry | Updated Dec 27, 2013 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 7
Tags: Austerity,Sincerity,Diamante,Poem,Honesty,Severity,Diamond

redandblack

Ripping

By Redandblack  (booksie.com)

The blade made its impact Like money arguments Through paper thin bedroom walls A wail dimly echoed And climbed the stairs at a crawl How to penetrate without cutting How to caress without tears of blood Is a mystery like creation Poverty rips inside and out I cling to separation

Poetry | Updated Nov 28, 2013 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Relationships,Austerity

redandblack

Thursday

By Redandblack  (booksie.com)

Life is hard for many now, in a similar way to how it was during the Great Depression.

Poetry | Updated Nov 28, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Austerity

redandblack

The Fight Of Our Lives

By Redandblack  (booksie.com)

She said “I’ll chuck myself in the dock” If these cuts were implemented “Over our dead bodies” Yelled others in attendance But please don’t go yet Don’t flirt with death over their debt Don’t do their dirty work for them If you have to go,...

Poetry | Updated Nov 28, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Politics,Austerity

THE COLOUR IN THE GREY

By Glen Forbes  (booksie.com)

About hope, about dealing with the hard times now

Poetry | Updated Jan 28, 2013 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Poetry,Fiction,Hope,Welfare,Line,Dole,Economy,Austerity

AUSTERITY

By Latestart  (booksie.com)

speaking for those that have lost everything because of austerity

Essay | Updated Sep 16, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Europe,Austerity,Human,Rights,Greece,Abandonment,Children

juggernaut

Austerity, Conformity And Compliance

By Juggernaut  (booksie.com)

Juggernaut’s cousin Lakshmi was always fasting; she fasts on most Hindu auspicious days and every Saturday; she drinks water and buttermilk whenever she feels hungry during the fast. She was only 16 years old when she started fasting, not for health reasons but to prove control or...

Article | Updated May 11, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Austerity,Conformity.compliance,Laskshmi,Inner,Strength,Kind,Charitable,Compassionate

Bread And Circuses

By Fir Nicholson  (booksie.com)

Austerity measures. Politics in Britain today and a warning from history.

Poetry | Updated Dec 19, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Austerity,Riot,Riots,Politics,Warning

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