Philosophical Commentary · Scathing Political Satire

News Update (this one is a poem)

By Nathan Woods

They’re killing giraffes now
with sledgehammers,
dark-skinned children smile
behind cameras for the cameras.
Adults nod, certify animals,
as cattle stranded
on shrinking islands
die slow and shit-stained,
and then there’s Coke,
of course.


Nathan Woods is a poet and artist from Pennsylvania. He is proud of his red hair. You can find his writing at