Newspaper Blackout Poems

Slow news day? Here’re some of my old newspaper blackout poems that never made it up on the site. I’ll post some more next time I don’t want to write anything.

(photo of Sarah Palin) When the first-wave feminists addressed the public / they preached "the feminist identity". Is it possible to exclude women from feminism? / Easy: vote against women's rights.

I’m not sure I agree with this one, but there’s something interesting there:

(Headline: "Illegal immigration standoff") Be more discriminatory. We need / the frustration to go about solving the problem.

And I’m really proud of this one:

For me, being a circumstance is plenty when you don't hope for Contact.