February 15, 2016

Poet David Allen Responds to "Deforestation"

Doomed to Domes



"Deforestation" by Shameeg van Schalkwyk




I wonder
how life
will be
when we’re
all living
under the domes;
safe inside,
away from
the ecological
disaster scientists
warned us about
and the politicians

~by David Allen

David Allen is poet and freelance writer living in Central Indiana. He is a retired journalist with 36 years on newspapers in Virginia, and the Far East, the last 19 years as Guam and Okinawa Bureau Chief for Stars and Stripes, the daily newspaper for the American military community overseas. He has been published in several on-line poetry magazines and has two books of poetry, “The Story So Far” and “(more),” both available from Amazon.   He has been married to his Muse, Ruth Ellen, for 27 years.   www.davidallen.nu

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