American Sprawl

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic


It speaks for itself.

Submitted: April 27, 2018

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American Sprawl

 

Block after block
of small businesses
competing for consumers’
dollars on a checkerboard
of commercial strife.
Pushing the natural world
to the margin of the human
intent of striking it rich.
Growth made possible by
steady shrinkage.


© Copyright 2018 Bert Broomberg. All rights reserved.

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