Another museum display we will have besides Marginalia and Doors is one devoted to Poet Products. In fact, we will have a little store stuffed with their items. I’m thinking Emily’s Earplugs because a soul must have them to “select her own society” and for “staying at home” on Sabbath days. Continue reading “Poet Products”
The charges still held,
And he waited for the day his life
Would be taken in exchange
For $800 and a life ended
In the robbery gone wrong.
No one visited him,
A man no longer needed
In the family. Even his lawyer,
Who petitioned the supreme court,
Asked only for a 30-day reprieve OBO.
Sometimes he thought of the rust
He could be acquiring aging
In the weeds behind some barn.
Sometimes he thought a new coat
Of paint might be just the thing.