Bamboozled No More! Despicable You


Dedicated to all the Despicable YOUs out there…

Despicable you
you know who you are and
au contraire to what you believe
your despicable being is not the fault of
hair color

I have watched you
and my observations confirm
its all about you

YOU are despicable everyday because
by your own admission
YOU always belittle those you know,
don’t know, and don’t want to know you;
YOU are despicable because you admit
that you laugh, condemn and scorn others
for no other reason than
they can exist and thrive without your permission.


Janet Cormier is a painter, writes prose and poetry, and performs comedy. JC prefers different and original over pretty. She loves collecting stuff, but cleaning not so much. Janet also talks to strangers…a lot. Her column now appears weekly on Oddball Magazine.


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