By Ron Padgett
I’ve just written six
or seven short poems
in about half an hour,
in a cabin
on a pond
Maybe I should
just sit here
for a while, let
some time pass
so my wife will think
I’ve been working hard.
Some time just went past
but so quietly
you might have missed it.
Then it morphed
into the sky.
Look, another one!
It came out
of my wristwatch
and slipped away.
had a fairly calm Tuesday which did not involve getting the laundry
folded. I did a bunch of work with photos, took a nice walk in the nice
weather, and in the evening I got to celebrate Star Trek's anniversary
with a Zoom call with several awesome women I met because of
Voyager and Captain Janeway, so that was great and
I'm hoping we can make it a regular thing and watch some episodes
Evening TV after leftovers for dinner was more
Away, which becomes increasingly soap operatic as it
goes but that's fine, I'm more in the mood for a crew family drama than
hard sci-fi with people dying in space anyway and I like the characters. Adam thinks he has found a place to live in Seattle! From
Brookside with the Duehrings last weekend, some of the many turtles we
saw, including snappers: