Draw Card

the star of Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen at Holl...

the star of Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen at Hollywood boulevard (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Give me the draw card
Give me some time
I’ll bring the people
You bring the crime
Give me the headline
Give me a star
They’ll come to see this
Travel afar

Give me a tagline
Zeitgeist is fed
They want their fashion
They’re easily led
Give me the draw card
Marry in haste
All of their hunger
Soon laid to waste

© Helen Valentina 2014, All Rights Reserved

About helenvalentina

Like most people, I have a number of sides to me. The most interesting one probably emerges through my writing, hence this blog. I love to read, and also to write, and so this is a way to share both.
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13 Responses to Draw Card

  1. Renard Moreau says:

    [ Smiles ] I want you to know that I enjoyed this poem.

    Nicely done!

  2. Love the teeth of this poem.

  3. Reminds me of book promotion

  4. Skye says:

    I saw this the other day… 😦 My iPhone is the worst at WP. Very interesting poem.!! ❤

  5. Interesting look into celebrity life!

  6. Mike says:

    Helen rush this over to TMZ with a four-figure price tag! Nice work and a reminder that the poet took care of social commentary long before newsprint and TV.

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