Explain to me

Once again, the Dems have kicked the Green Party off of

the Pa. Presidential Ballot. Could it be Joe Biden is afraid of

Howie Hawkins. Could they not believe in Democracy.

Surely Democrats believe in Democracy. Surely.

Explain to me


why I should vote for

the Party that knocked

my Party off the

Presidential Ballot

Explain to me

why I should vote

against 45

and for –

even though I can only vote

for HH

by a write in

Explain to me

how this election

is any different

is any different

from any election since at least 1968

in terms of choice

in terms of choice

Explain to me

how I should hold my nose

and vote for a guy named joe

and maybe next election-

I don’t believe

there’s any explanation this time

just like there wasn’t any last time

any of the last times

from casey to biden and before

Every other country

even including one named Russia

has alternative Parties on the ballot except-

Explain that to me.

Bob Small 9-17-20


About bobsmall1

Bob Small has read at Bacchanal, Barnes and Noble, Borders, The Booksource (Swarthmore), The Clark Park Festivals,Community College of Philadelphia Highwire Gallery, The Mad Poets Annual Food Fest Reading, The Middle East Restaurant, Nexus GalleryThe Painted Bride Arts Center, The Philadelphia Ethical Society, Robin's Bookstore The University of Pennsylvania and also in New York City, Trenton, NJ, Washington, DC, and in many Delaware Valley Venues. He is the author of numerous chapbooks, including El Otro Lado (with Maralyn Lois Polak), On watching America Die, Small Steps and Toes (with Lamont B. Steptoe), and The Unapoet. This is his first Reading in over a year. Bob Small was Founder and President of the two decades old Poets and Prophets, which presented Poetry Readings in both Delaware County and Philadelphia. Bob was the Chair of The Delaware County Green Party and was the First Green Party Candidate in Delaware County (2005). He was also a Green Party National Delegate, among other duties. He is the Founder and Facilitator of The Pennsylvania Ballot Access Coalition (PaBac), which is a Coalition of both Independents and Third Parties., seeking to legislatively improve Pennsylvania's Ballot Access Laws. (Facebook) Bob is also a founding member and Facilitator of Democracy Unplugged, and Delco Debates, which has presented Independent and Third Party Forums in Delaware County since 2004. Facebook) He was formerly involved with Cinema Resistance, and Delco Pledge of Resistance. Bob currently lives in Swarthmore with his wife and their menagerie of animals. He is currently focused on writing a Novel and organizing his Poetry, which he posts on his Blog (Bob Small1). He is retired from most of the above activities, except Delco Debates and Poets and Prophets, which he may return to.
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1 Response to Explain to me

  1. ContiR says:

    You shouldn’t need anyone to explain it to you. It should be pretty damn obvious. Check out George Lakey’s website if you need to understand what’s at stake in this election: https://choosedemocracy.us/

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