revealed under shining

morning sight from couch-perh of sleep:
liana sunk and sleeping deep into
part-deflated air mattress
taco-ing
_______
running the nature’s classroom property we
stop at the shores of lake beulah and
lake ______ where a turtle is seen
a great blue heron is spotted
beaver dams are pointed out
and the lives of little fish are
revealed under shining water
_______

not long before
april breaks out the
glue gun in order
to affix a pin/bracket
to a tiny unicorn
twice
_______

riding the second wave
of lilac-bloom-scent
(possible due to
being a hardiness zone or two
north of where we just came from
where the lilacs
died off several weeks ago)
_______
are you still out there
creating and breathing love and questions
into things allison asks
from her post in nebraska
_______

gas station search
for spearmint leaves candy
unsuccessful
mint m&m’s hastily purchased
as stand-in
_______

dezi shows me
the carriage house where
now the chickens roost
_______

red bulb glow on
madison co-op front porch
dezi and i trade
tales that have unraveled
since our last reunioning
whir of bikers
occasionally pedaling past
_______
i send my salt-lick arms
i say for wrapping
and rustling

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