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Pink Slip Poems - Poems about Pink Slip

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Premium Member A Talk With My Ego
...“You must stop this ruling of me, Please let me go, I must be free.” Smiling, Ego said mockingly, “It’s you who chooses what you'll be. It’s quite simple for all to see, All my power doth come......Read More
Categories: pink slip, adventure, freedom, life,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Dear Teacher Tenure
...Dear Tenure for Teachers, You need to abolish yourself. Be honorable and do the right thing. Overdose on morphine or jump off a cliff into a den of wild wolves. The good teachers do not need yo......Read More
Categories: pink slip, school, teacher,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Outfoxed Them
...They probably thought the elders would go quietly. Everyone over fifty got a pink slip on the same week. But one was not enough. We also received two emails. And a registered letter, letting us kn......Read More
Categories: pink slip, age,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member First Day at Her New Job
...She jumps into the fray Pretending to be witty and bright Hoping someone will like her It is her fourth new job in six months She will probably be hated There are weird smiles already And she......Read More
Categories: pink slip, mental illness,
Form: Free verse
As I Dire Breathe
... Got free range to roam in a plastic dome, poorhouse farm The debt fence keeps rooster clock me from payment parachute, golden eggs liberty Oh, such pecking order karma harm It’s ......Read More
Categories: pink slip, humorous, joy, satire, word
Form: Light Verse

Middle Class Dismissed
... Marginalized middle finger people moving upwardly mobile on a quality-of-life escalator going always down Mall pallbearers for the palladium pocketeers, (them who bring forth weekly ......Read More
Categories: pink slip, anxiety, imagery, jobs, symbolism,
Form: Tristich
A Night In Somnia
...I spent a night in Somnia which put me to the test The lodgings were luxurious but I could find no rest They said it was a quiet town I fell for all their ploys And all the stupid sheep I tri......Read More
Categories: pink slip, humor, sleep, word play,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Pink Slip for a Generation
...At the 5:00 whistle When the sunset in late November Is less light and more molten Like a blast-furnace window Glowing above the highway home Goo spilling from its sparkling ladle Bent At th......Read More
Categories: pink slip, america, change, courage, integrity,
Form: Free verse
The Pink Slip
...The love me and you shared expired years ago The many times I spent attempting to love you Didn't really mean anything to you so my love we are through Just like a plague you destroy everything yo......Read More
Categories: pink slip, 12th grade, abuse, betrayal,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Smack Talking Turkey
... What kind of gobbledegulp, holiday mess, are you stuffing down your jaw giblets — one day early ... you human turkey Cubicle farm-raised patsy policies is what your top executive......Read More
Categories: pink slip, character, humor, satire, word
Form: Light Verse
Trickle Down Effect
... Upper management market rushed decision: Cold rational cost/risk measurement — Downsizing is the capital flow chart right way to go Middle management under extreme personnel loss liq......Read More
Categories: pink slip, business, jobs, parody, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Pushing Papers
... Low-level office drone, you move cautiously in the corporate hive Never bringing any attention to yourself, especially when the pink slip memos fly by The queen bee of your department, prot......Read More
Categories: pink slip, corruption, environment, jobs,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Bedford Falls
...George Bailey taking the icy plunge, Clarence saved him being his guardian, a close call, for Bedford Falls, saved town from tyrannical bug, The heartwarming scene at the end, where townsfolk......Read More
Categories: pink slip, humor,
Form: Limerick
The Whip It Old Age Poem
...Inspired by and sung to "The Whip It" tune by Devo. CRACK that old age whip Give it a pink slip, Step on an elliptical, Old age shouldn't have come this quick! Now whip your bod, into shape......Read More
Categories: pink slip, age, body, humor, song,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Remembering Atari - Part 1
...(Unsigned, Sealed, and Delivered) Part 1: Oh I worked several years at Atari (1) Always thinking, "It's too good to last," Bushnell's (2) leaving - hand writing on rampart - Though momentum wo......Read More
Categories: pink slip, career, journey, life,
Form: Rhyme

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