express take-out
all the way home
nothing but red lights

5 Responses

  1. Alan Summers Says:

    express take-out
    all the way home
    nothing but red lights

    —LESLEY ANNE SWANSON

    Ah, the quick and the slow!

    Neat poem, and gosh, that timing, it's either all green lights or mostly, or ALL red ones!

    Darn it!

    warm regards,
    Alan

  2. Lesley Says:

    Hi Alan, thanks!

  3. Jim Says:

    Amen!

  4. Christy Says:

    Commentary on our current times. We all want to get out of it fast, but are "red-lighted" at our home address. Love it, Lesley!

  5. Anonymous Says:

    Excellent poem.
    B+D+N+T

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