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The Dumpster of Life

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Below is the poem entitled The Dumpster of Life which was written by poet Barbara Washington. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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The Dumpster of Life

Down in the dumpster 
Life is so unfair
Why the haves gotta
Look down on the nots

There's enough pies for everyone
To take a piece and survive

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  1. Date: 8/23/2012 3:25:00 AM
    Super poem/message! If it were only understood... Terry

    Washington Avatar Barbara Washington
    Date: 8/23/2012 11:20:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    i know it wont be, but its there none the less. beside people aren't slow, just influence by the system glad to be the one geting a piece and surviving.
  1. Date: 8/23/2012 2:13:00 AM
    Very nice Barbara.Enjoyed the read.

    Washington Avatar Barbara Washington
    Date: 8/23/2012 11:23:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Glad you like it. I was just dumping the negate from my mind before lying down for the night
  1. Date: 8/23/2012 1:52:00 AM
    what human poetry! :) Cindy

    Washington Avatar Barbara Washington
    Date: 8/23/2012 11:27:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks, glad to know i'm still human lol, often feeling inhuman poetry is my dumping ground for all that ails.