Sunday, October 18, 2009

Junk: Sunday Scribblings

Junk food rotting out teeth and building up my
Junk in the trunk.

Junk bonds morphing into
Junk mortgages turning into
Junk in the yards of foreclosed homes hit with
Junk fees from money-hungry
Junkie credit lenders forever in need of a fix.

Junk taking over my dining room AKA my
Junkyard filled with almost as much
Junk as you'd find out in space.

Junk email filling two accounts and
Junk mail overfilling my mailbox particularly at this time of
Junk politicians spewing political
Junk at every turn.

Junk overtaking the blog in the form the prompt

Being mostly PG-13 rated I won't talk about
Junk of the R-rated variety. For now.

[Photo courtesy European Space Agency via BBC.]


Anonymous said...

Wonderful, Patty! I think you covered junk from just about all angles here. Our lives surely are surrounded by it. Sometimes I think they'll find me buried under an avalanche of boxes, clutter, and junk! :-)

anthonynorth said...

Great words on junk.

gautami tripathy said...

Now that is a true Junk post!


what has time got to do with blood?

Sandra.if said...

different kinds of junk......thanks for visiting Patty!

Tumblewords: said...

These are the true junks - you nailed them -

b said...

Just perfect...the image of that place in the Pacific (?) was the perfect one.

Thank you for stopping by.


Lucy said...

junk really is taking over us!
great UN-junky junky post!

keiths ramblings said...

Junk of the highest order! Loved it.

Dee Martin said...

It really is amazing when you stop and think how much or our lives are spent dealing with all the different kinds of junk. Sad.

Gel said...

You covered it all splendidly. How I long for fresh air and junk-free existence!
I almost used "junk in my trunk" a new term to me until I googled "junk" for this post.

Americanising Desi said...

ooohhh so much of junk :D i feel so polluted! ;)

Click The JUNK I need to Rid oFF!

Jomama said...

Great poem--I am a "junk junkie" too.

Jeni said...

Ah ha! You've been peeking around my home, at me, again, haven't you? The only thing you listed that I don't have are the "junk bonds!" All the rest though -present and I think, accounted for too!


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