Crippling Errand by Robert Garcia

Crippling Errand by Robert Garcia

Crippling Errand. Today, enjoy this amazing poem by the American author Robert Garcia. Have a nice Tuesday, Yareah magazine readers. Art is Everywhere!

Crippling Errand by Robert Garcia

Winter by Francisco de Goya

Crippling Errand by Robert Garcia

Four Polocks, six opinions,

the Hand of God moves his many minions;

I watch the line, the dot’s pure-blood race,

the dream of riches and a smiling face;


The green bars guard the bourgeoisie,

the red flares for anarchy;

Wealth is not the power of the Baron,

poverty not a life-crippling errand;


The roars of the crowd above the warriors proud,

polished plumbers, bulgy bankers loud;

We sit at the heart of a nation melted upon itself,

what will you make of that self?

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My name is Robert Garcia. I currently study business at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. I have written poetry since I turned thirteen, and my father took me on a week-long sailing trip in the Gulf of Mexico. I enjoy incorporating rather staid business topics into various poems and forms in order to create a fresh look on society and the subtle attitudes which we unconsciously hold about boring topics which touch us in many ways. Along with this pecadilloe, I also enjoy exploring many different poetic forms and rhyme structures to address various topics that I experience in my day to day life, and hope to share with other people. I also enjoy the effort of non-fiction writing in both essay and short story form and tend to focus my efforts around a novel or topic which has drawn my interest. You can see the efforts which I have brought online so far at

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