i say of the sun

i took too much yesterday
i say of the sun when molly notes

my longsleeve button up coverage
_______
daggers in my throat
baigz says

about the symptoms of his sickness
from his couch perch
looking worn
in the morning
_______
the way the cone-shaped cabbages

(caraflex variety mostly) nestle
head by head into each other
as i place them in black crates
to become a total harvest of
approximately 160 pounds
_______

rhada in her small pink crocs
because she is a small sized human
chasing ducklings around in the chicken yard
and how their soft snuffling and cooing-but-not-cooing/squeaking sounds
draw my attention
_______

red earth’s land day gift i joke
about how many of us are covered in
red welty chigger bites
_______
maybe we’ll see the bobcat i say
to cynthia as we ascend slater hill
popcorn bowl in one hand
blanket in another
_______

how from our blanket perch
amongst the persimmon trees
we sky-watch and i note
the feathery clouds resembling
the feathery leaves
of what might be a locust tree
or something else completely
_______
from the water world:
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A mural by unknown artists is seen on an abandoned building that used to be a water pumphouse for water from the Jordan River, in the Jordan Valley, Israel – voice of america, day in photos 

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Men get soaked by a large wave at the sea front in Mumbai, India. – voice of america, day in photos  

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