Wednesday, April 9, 2014

A thimble; from my mother

a thimble,
my Monopoly piece ...
and for years
the only metal thing
I wore on this finger

cattails, premiere issue, January 2014

from my mother
the wisdom in saving
scraps of cloth ...
inevitable,
the patching to be done

red lights, Vol. 10, No. 1, January 2014

5 comments:

  1. Two very effective tanka, and they complement each other so nicely!

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  2. Sewing things – an analogy to many aspects of life. Very nice.

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  3. These do complement each other well...nicely done!

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  4. thank you so much, faithful readers wendy and jennifer.

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