EscapeThe beach was utterly quiet but for the rhythmic crashing of briny waves upon the flawless balmy sand. Up above the sky was a deep blue, untainted by the opaline clouds which had not yet drifted overhead to cast their shadows upon the sand. All was peaceful.Escape by ~otaconman
On a small scale a few grains of boulder-like sand began to shift, the minute scrapings drowned out by the breaking sea-foam. After a few minutes of this soft,nigh unnoticeable sound a soft wrinkled grey beak thrust upwards from the heavy grit,struggling against it's buried prison. Two round dark eyes followed blinking stupidly at the harsh sunlight which pounded the sand sending rippling waves of hazy heat into the clear air.
As if by some unseen signal several other such beaks were shoved skywards, all pointing in the same direction - the vast expanse of azure stretched out before them to the very horizon on which nothing disturbed the smooth curvature of the earth.
From the unearthed and upturned faces were hauled tiny oval shap
British Societal PoemBritish Societal PoemBritish Societal Poem by ~otaconman
So begins my rant about the world we live in,
School, youth, capitalism, politics and religion,
High School is full of racism and thugs,
which is bad enough but then there's the drugs,
Smoking is badass, start when you're nine,
and light up in a corner when you have time,
Abuse the different kids, then feel all smug,
when you're actually just a conformist mug,
Buying into Bieber and the latest gossip,
Why should I care about some actors pierced lip?
Many girls wear tan and are unnaturally brown,
this synthetic vanity just makes me frown,
Of course I'm speaking in general terms,
but this behavior truly concerns,
why look up to women with unnatural breasts,
when reasonable people realise they're a mess,
As for the tight clothes, really just no,
not everyone wants to see what you've got on show.
The boys are just as bad with their swept over hair,
and low down pants that say "I just don't care",
Many wear shoes that are labelled "converse",
but social interaction wit