Sunday, November 7, 2021

A Room of My Own: Business as Usual Tanka

This Brave New World, XXVII
written in response to BBC's COP26 News, Nov.,6: Thousands march for Glasgow's biggest protest

one week past
business as usual
blahblahblah ...
a motorcade of SUVs winding
toward the climate summit

Note: For more of poems for climate change, see Special Feature: Haiku and Tanka Selected for the COP26 Summit.


  1. "President Biden's gas-guzzling 20-car motorcade travels to COP26 climate summit," Daily Mail Nov. 1

    1. 400 Private Jets Carrying Politicians To COP26 Emit More CO2 Than Hundreds of Citizens Would In A Year, CounterCurrents.Org, Nov. 1, accessed at