“Jobless Rates Rose in 42 States in November” (Robert Moyer)

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10 months later
he watches a rerun
again

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Headlines:

“Jobless Rates Rose in 42 States in November” (New York Times)

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Poem by Robert Moyer (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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^ 2 Comments...

  1. Chen-ou Liu

    Throughout the poem, the tone of voice is kept by the use of powerful diction to emphasize the dire unemployment situation in the US.

    Robert, an engaging read. Thanks for sharing.

    Chen-ou

  2. Laurence Stacey

    I agree, this is an excellent piece Robert. Lovely work!

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