Trump’s Wall, a shrine to himself.
Also a national distraction,
earning him the unofficial title,
“The President Who Treated the Nation Like A Contractor.”
Creating and changing budgets, ever flexible deadlines
and an overload of unfinished projects.
Then behold! A miracle! A financial miracle!!!

Yesterday’s Wall replaced by Detention Centers!
The drought ended with the sudden emergence
of new streams of income in a country
where many suffer from financial drought.
Behold! Detention centers became new money makers
for the chosen few! And maybe its not too late
to market the Wall as a tourist attraction!


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.