Going Viral

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

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Going Viral


What to do?

Where to go?

I’ve got to admit

that I don’t know.

But the thing

that’s most alarming

is that the news

is far from calming.

Will we be

at Level 5,

in the hope

we’ll stay alive?

Or will the fate

of business rule,

where we still work

and go to school?

I’ve got to say


will soon become

the death of me,

so Government

please make your choice

and state it in

the clearest voice.




Submitted: October 16, 2020

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Mike S.

Watching the news definitely is a bummer; excellent, Hull

Fri, October 16th, 2020 6:32pm


Sure is. And there doesn't seem to be any end to the doom and gloom in sight. Thanks, Mike.

Sun, November 1st, 2020 3:41am


Stated excellently. Now if we could just get a few officials to listen.

Sat, October 17th, 2020 1:54pm


It seems that none of them listen to anything they don't want to hear. Thanks for reading, ratwood2.

Sun, November 1st, 2020 3:40am

Craig Davison

Covid19 is the new Zeitgeist. I can't remember what the last one was; probably Brexit judging by the last novels I read by Ben Elton and Nick Hornby. My friend, Terrisa, is still in lockdown in Melbourne, the hotspot of Australia. I haven't seen her in twenty years, but hopefully it will pass before we die of old age. Nice work, Hullabaloo22.

Sun, October 18th, 2020 12:40am


We're ten days in to a six week lock-down over here, Craig. And we've got the potential doom situation with Brexit itself coming up. 2020 - not my favorite year.

Sun, November 1st, 2020 3:35am

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