The following was submitted to the RhymeZone 2021 poetry contest:


Inoculation: Morals Not Included


Human nature is the virus The best killer of mankind It’s an infection to the earth A viral state of mind Fear was the ingredient For a year of doubt revealed the color of our hidden cores and the vices we concealed So we inject an elixir that averts the physical strain But when will we imbue the cure to our nature in our vein