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500 TONS, ASSORTED CHEMICALS 100 ACTIVE FACTORIES ¼ MILLION CAR EXHAUST FUMES 10,000 MEGAWATTS ENERGY 70sq MILES FOG 10 inches RAIN 50 MILLION HUMAN EGOS WITH MENTALITIES THAT ARE INSANE
Take the assortment of chemicals put them in a factory change their composition by adding the energy release them into the atmosphere to mingle with the car exhaust fumes then wait for the fog to arrive in the afternoon when the clouds explode due to atmospheric strain the particles of water mix with the smog and turn to ACID RAIN. Sprinkle the RAIN on the EARTH to cause mass contamination and this is another recipe of our DESTRUCTION
This poem was originally published in Tafari L. Rhyme Don’t Pay. Wirral, UK: Headland Publications, 1993 (available from Headland Publications at 38 York Avenue, West Kirby, Wirral CH48 3JF), and is reproduced in the JECH with the author’s permission.
Tafari Poem Collection
This poem is one of a collection of eight poems by Levi Tafari on environmental health.
Recordings (video and audio) of four of the poems are available.