Carousel Capital

YAHOO! DIDN’T THERE ONCE BE THREE (3) IN THE TRIPLE CITIES AREA? ROSS PARK, JOHNSON CITY AND —?

Vox Humbug

My hometown in known
For its carousels.
George F. donations
They are free to ride

Six carousels turn
Empty of riders
Relics of the past
Rotating in place

Blissful delusions
Ride painted ponies
Semblance of movement
All an illusion

Dreams of the past hide
Nightmares of today
Focus on the past
Ignore the future

An apt metaphor
Of a dying town

Carousel

© 2017 Benjamin Goodrich

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About Jonathan Caswell

Mr. Caswell has been composing poetry at least since High School. He has been on WORD PRESS for ten years and contributes to two other blogs beside this one. This blog has a Christian emphasis but all bloggers are welcome. Mr. Caswell chooses to---with permission--re[post material of interest

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