E Q U A L

The Fourth Hidden Prayer My grandmother called them cats Kept BB guns on standby To shoot them My uncle called them children Kept sharp words on standby To belittle them Trespasses are a funny thing. My aunt called them neighbors Kept food on standby To keep her enemies closer My cousin called them classmates Kept…

R E V E R I E

“To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, One clover, and a bee,
And revery.
The revery alone will do,
If bees are few.”
~ Emily Dickinson