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Try To Remember

My poem about the aftermath of the Climate Change Summit in Glasgow.

By JamieAdPublished 8 months ago 1 min read
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Try To Remember
Photo by Mika Baumeister on Unsplash

As Greta Thunberg once said,

‘Blah, blah, blah.’

We’ve made slight progress,

But still not come far.

COP26 was just a photo op

For leaders who didn’t bother to stay

And make decisions, implement real change.

They’d rather just fly right away.

Instead they made a token gesture,

And showed their faces and smiled and waved,

But the reality is we haven’t got very far,

The rainforest didn’t quite get saved.

Carbon neutral a long way off,

Targets that feel like bluff,

Many not involved at all,

When will enough be enough?

Please let me know in the comments what you think about this matter.

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About the Creator

JamieAd

I am an independent writer of short stories and YA fiction. Lately I have really got into writing blogs. My passion is for books, theatre and movies but I also care a lot about the environment.

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  • Jennifer Christiansen7 months ago

    Important words! Thank you!

  • An eye opening poem!

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