Fraiku: Twilight

Night falls on democracy
When the people fail to vote
Be the dawn


Vote early if you still can. Tuesday is Election Day.

About Bartholomew Barker

Bartholomew Barker is one of the organizers of Living Poetry, a collection of poets and poetry lovers in the Triangle region of North Carolina. Born and raised in Ohio, studied in Chicago, he worked in Connecticut for nearly twenty years before moving to Hillsborough where he makes money as a computer programmer to fund his poetry habit.
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15 Responses to Fraiku: Twilight

  1. ivor20 says:

    Yes … we need to rise up with the dawn …

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Julydase says:

    I voted early…done😊!

    Liked by 2 people

  3. JeanMarie says:

    Yes! I second the (Vote) opinion.

    Liked by 2 people

  4. Ali Grimshaw says:

    Spot on! Loved this one.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Ali Grimshaw says:

    I just shared your words on my FB story.

    Liked by 1 person

  6. equipsblog says:

    Love your poem and it looks like it mostly came true.

    Liked by 1 person

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