Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical (hermionesviolin) wrote,
Elizabeth Scripturient (the delinquent, ecumenical
hermionesviolin

[Lent: day 16/40]

(Feed Squirrels)
-Robert Lax

feed
squir
rels,

said
ma
ma,

&
the
squir
rels

will
love
you

I
did

&
they
did

now
feed
peo
ple,

said
ma
ma

I
tried

that
too
___
from Place of Passage: Contemporary Catholic Poetry ed. David Craig and Janet McCann (Ashland, OR: Story Line Press, 2000) p. 285
Tags: lent: 2006: daily poetry, poetry: lent: 2006
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