wasted comfort


destitute humans

lugging plastic bags hauling

trash and food-scraps

wandering through dirty parks

consuming wasted comfort

About Sean Lynch
S. W. Lynch is a poet from New Jersey who was born in 1992. He received the Frederick Douglass and Susan B. Anthony Award in 2009 for his essays on social justice. He is an editor at Whirlwind Press and poetry editor for Whirlwind Magazine. Lynch's first book of poetry "the city of your mind" was published in 2013. His mentor, award winning poet and publisher Lamont B. Steptoe, has described his writing as “observant and compassionate." Frank Sherlock, the poet laureate of Philadelphia, calls Lynch's debut poetry collection "visionary." His work has been featured in APIARY, Poetry Ink, and in numerous blogs and journals.

5 Responses to wasted comfort

  1. I sometimes see that around my university. We have a small population of homeless in my city.

  2. pembroke5 says:

    Once again you show your sympathy for people we ignore every day.

    Alexander Marshall pembroke5@aol.com

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