April 6*

more garden:
saladstuff, peas, spinach
cold dirt under fingernails
concatenations of age
in my muscles, back

thinking about robbers and thieves:
deer, coons, pigeons, slugs.

*Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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