Doodles on dustbins

not the programme,
but what can be seen
with my eyes.

Some young ones won’t get this
a bit like black and white TV
they wouldn’t understand anything
before manned space flight
and that’s alright
I don’t understand

but it’s all pixels now
and the more you have of them
appear to make the biggest of
the smallest men
something dark about that.

I look out from the window of
a twenty first floor flat and
not everything but most things
which brings me back to the

© 2018, John Smallshaw.