“Art Of The Impossible –“

gives a cold shoulder
to Justin Trudeau.

Not a single seat
in 2019 federal elections.

To win their hearts
Trudeau may need
to magically build the pipeline
stop talking against Big Oil
and tone down on climate change.

gives a cold shoulder
to Andrew Scheer.

Not a single seat.

To win their hearts
Scheer may need
to distance himself from Doug Ford
change his line on abortion
and show up at a Pride parade.

The entirety of Canada
gives a cold shoulder
to Maxime Bernier.

No hearts to win.


(Editor’s note: poet Shai Ben-Shalom, an Israeli-born biologist, examines current events in the Blacklock’s tradition each and every Sunday)

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