construction paper cans

jennifer and i
presenting construction paper cans
of writerly whoop ass to the mercantile writer’s retreat class
of 2018
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how i cannot help but yell out
farewells and take cares and we love yous
to deena who slipped quietly
out the door to her yellow car
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blondebrowngray ashby hairs
floating on the air (and sticking to human limbs in the humidity)
after getting brushed with a little black hairbrush
on the greenhouse/patio