digging

perfect poem
goes down the steps naked
into the front yard
onto the sidewalk

neighbours wonder
each with an opinion
distressed by public
nudity especially
if an arm is out of place
or a leg is missing

it’s my poem
and I love it
but am willing
to offer surgery
be patient
not a patient

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About riverwriter

Poet, playwright, duplicate bridge player, website designer, cottager, husband, father, grandfather, former athlete, carpenter, computer helper for my friends, theatre designer, backstage polymath, retired teacher of highschool English, drama, art, a baritone singer in a barbershop quartet, who knows what else? wordcurrents is on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wordcurrents/ Doug also has a Facebook page, "Incognitio", related to his novels.
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