Tagged: prune

every year, dad prunes

every year, dad prunes
mama’s azalea bushes
carefully so that

they become perfectly rounded
buns well before mother’s day
.
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according to this

according to this
morning’s report, only six
percent of those in
new york city homeless
shelters could access
the internet through
their shelter. this
spring’s best front
yard contest has been
cancelled, though
you prune the
azaleas
, just
in case.
we are all connected
until we are not,
most at risk when
we forget that
we are
.
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possibilities

possibilities
must be watered regularly,
pruned every now and

then to signal new growth, spur
imagination, sway chance
.
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there’s a song

there’s a song
for pruning, a
song for pinching
off, a song for
rinsing, and
a song for
delicately
alighting

.
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