Every headline is a kitten or a bombing.
A heartwarming story about a veteran
or a heartbreaking story about a veteran.
to stand in.
Passing the Economist on the way to the Onion,
the best of a bad situation, the slight hope for
some kind of peace, which ideally--
seems such light
such. . .
If I had the magic, I would have a time machine,
and if I had a time machine, I would have the influence,
and if I had the influence, I wouldn't need the magic
just what to say to who to when
next to the atrocity centerfold
is a coupon for five dollars
off ground beef.