Holding fast to
dangerous thoughts
passing truth through
news that’s ersatz -
twisted by quacks
into fake facts
one side then lied

(C) Stephen W. Buchanan 2020

Originally published advertising free at “If You Haven’t Got A Sonnet

Written in response to the Tuesday Writing Prompt Challenge–February 18, 2020 “Dangerous Thoughts” at Go Dog Go Café.

5 thoughts on “Unthinkable

  1. Well said, although these days it seems as though it is no longer Truth versus lies but rather lies versus lies. You end up picking a side not so much because you believe them as because their lies cause the least damage.

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