Botany Lesson

Routing weeds and vines,
Has thrown my spine out of line—
Now I lie, supine.



Dawn of the Dead

Some bury the dead*
In their family tree—others
Bring them back to life!


*Please note: on further thought, I’ve decided to remove the comma at the end of the first line. The poem is about Genealogists, NOT Zombies! Ha ha.


Economy can
Mean both saving and spending,
But what is the cost?


Please, before you buy another item of clothing, or anything for that matter, watch the timely documentary on “fast fashion” entitled, “The True Cost”. (Available on Netflix)