Golden Eggs

Cooked, the socks, the pantry stocked,
 
Thanksgiving dinner for twenty.
 
Crab apples around the turkey on a platter I’d serve
 
Modeled from a photograph.
 
 
 

Rounds

Commonalities

Freeways connect
The Golden State
I-5
Droughts
Prisons
3 strikes
You’re out
Life is no
Ball game
Displacing families
Generations
From
San Francisco to
Chavez Ravine
Giants throw children
In …

Pillbox

O sister on the other side
of the mirror, all sass and vinegar.  
Galaxy of lace and petticoats 
and pretty things swept under 
the radar.  You are a vintage 
ditty, hiding …

The Night Moving

How does the night move?
There must be a moment
when it moves over your body.
You are half night, half day then,
you are a sister to the moon,