Poems of the Week

Word Salad

by Steve Bremner

Inflation “jumped 7.9 percent over the [past year], the sharpest spike since 1982.
That means Pennsylvania residents paid more than 17 percent more for meat, poultry and eggs,
10.9 percent more for cereals, and 5.4 percent more for fruits and vegetables.”


Ethical schmethical
Fine Philadelphians
Turn vegetarian,
Vegan, and lean,

Shunning the cheesesteak and
Saving our Gaia? No,
Saving their Green.