Daily Prompts- News?

What is current, what is pertinent

Focus on just what is relevant now

Empty rooms are no one’s abodes

Why waste time on things that hold no interest

There are topics begging for attention now

But the inquisitive hounds the petty scandals

They improvise, annex useless information to make their reports

Seemingly more interesting and scandalous

These reporters of news and truth are more often

Tools of publicity of those with open purses

In response to the following prompts;




Hound, Current, Beg




Empty room

Word of the day challenge;




25 thoughts on “Daily Prompts- News?

  1. It does seem that true journalism is a dying art. Everything is “entertainment” now. I remember learning in school about reporting facts. Just facts. The “who, what, where, when and why” . Opinions belonged to it’s own section, not the news articles.

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