Tag Archives: slugs

May 8*

looks like this world will be inherited by slugs and dandelions dogfish and starlings nettle, blackberry scotch broom and the other restless results of our mindlessness. *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island. … Continue reading

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May 30*

in the sweet dawn smell I stretch on rubber gloves pour half a beer into a pail and wander the terraces of the lawn/garden plopping slimy slugs into a drunken death, freeing their creeping souls to an assuredly higher reincarnation … Continue reading

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May 20*

big slug slimes up, across the kitchen glass door it must feel like walking on water or                floating away, suspended in light *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island. . . . . … Continue reading

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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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August 21*

gleaners:               the gulls, the dogfish               coyotes and coons               thistle and nettle               scotchbroom, slugs               poets and potters surely the last              to go *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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May 26*

cold and dripping grey craig gathers clams the garden arrests the slugs manifest,           oozing everywhere *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island. —– Swirls of Grey photo © Sophia E. Davies

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May 8*

looks like this world will be inherited by slugs and dandelions dogfish and starlings nettle, blackberry scotch broom and the other restless results of our mindlessness. *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island. … Continue reading

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