Disgruntled

Disgruntled

When I try to crack the whip and get the world in line,
somehow it turns fractious and starts to buck and whine.
Electrons turn to protons and refuse to whirl about.
The sun refuses to come out and stays inside to pout.

Berries stain my shirt front and seeds stick in my teeth.
Feral felines storm my bed and find solace beneath.
Friends offer consolation that is but a token.
There is little impact in the words that they have spoken.

If only things would go the way I’ve formed them in my mind,
there would be fewer problems in his daily grind;
but the world won’t listen and goes about its day
with very little interest in what I have to say.

No one will believe me when I say that I’ve evolved
to the point where the world’s problems I have mainly solved.
They go about their business like before I came along,
doing things without me and doing most things wrong.

They prefer those idiots who have run the Earth
slowly bleeding all of us as they increased their girth.
So until the world at large decides to meet my terms
and decide to love me, I guess I’ll go eat worms!!!!

Prompt words today are electron, token, fractiousimpact, stain. I know I need a new disgruntled photo as I’ve maybe overused this one, but it’s a busy day and  this one just seems to work, so….

14 thoughts on “Disgruntled

  1. Martha Kennedy

    Isn’t this the truth? “If only things would go the way I’ve formed them in my mind,
    there would be fewer problems in his daily grind;
    but the world won’t listen and goes about its day
    with very little interest in what I have to say.If only things would go the way I’ve formed them in my mind,
    there would be fewer problems in his daily grind;
    but the world won’t listen and goes about its day
    with very little interest in what I have to say.”

    Every day I form an opinion about something and then laugh at myself and say, “Yep, that’s going to change things!”

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