“The Gods” – Poem By: Heather Whitley Gibson

Here comes Zeus in his zuit suit
Hercules in all his glory
hot and bothered, looks for Venus
history and poetry
standing at the Mayan temple
watch them sacrifice a child
Egyptians prepare a mummy
watch out the gods are on fire
all chant when the sun shines bright
the gods, the moon, the night
looking at the stars and Mars
watching Aztecs playing ball
voices speak to Persephone
George is singing my sweet lord
everyone try’s to stand tall
even when their idols fall
what you must do against all odds
is try your best to worship the gods
some people take time to pray
pray to Billy Holiday
some even praise animals
to stop sky and thunder from falling
and after the day is done
some pray to Jim Morrison
walk to the door and turn the knob
drop to your knees and worship the gods
muses mount the Trojan horses
pyramids and the white house
Apollo take your pick
shine your tongue and join the mob
drop to your knees and worship the gods

8 comments on ““The Gods” – Poem By: Heather Whitley Gibson

  1. Reblogged this on Land Of Reblogs and commented:
    I am really interested in Ancient Rome and Greece. I found this poem- And I love it, so I reblogged it :-)

  2. doncarroll says:

    dig this one heather!!

  3. granbee says:

    Great historical wrapup of so many of the ways mankind tries to make bargains with The Creator!

  4. evea192 says:

    Strange how people thought up all these God`s. U wrapped them up nicely. Even musicians are being bowed down to, wish happens in real life as well.

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