Is This The Future #Writingprompt

A cautionary poem from Deepa Kadaakat. I hope you enjoy the read.

Pixabay image by Brigitte Werner

Is This The Future?

by Deepa Kadavakat

You told everyone this is what I am made of:
Levers and Axles and Nuts and Bolts.

Replacing one with another when there was a problem.
Injecting chemicals and metals, even when not necessary.

Yes, you did a great job in saving lives and protecting them
I wish you had stopped there and not become greedy

Playing around with placebos and nocebos
Without a thought about where it leads.

You made me look like something you could create.
Convincing everyone around you to believe it…

 

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4 thoughts on “Is This The Future #Writingprompt

  1. Vashti Q says:

    Thanks for sharing, Diana. I enjoyed this. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

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