Remember! Your poems don't have to be inspired by politics, alone. There's much more going on in your world, both locally and globally.

Sunday, 9 December 2018

Now we are six

Now we are six

Lower the voting age to six
The academic said;
It will recorrect imbalances at the other end
Where you can vote at sixty, seventy, eighty-
There is no cut off point.
Children have sensibilities-
They wouldn't have voted for Brexit or Trump
Give six year olds the vote,
Why not.

© Amanda Derry

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