Saturday, April 26, 2014

Why this urge

why this urge
to reinvent myself?
with a shovel
I flip over the mulch
until it looks new

A Hundred Gourds,  2:4, September  2013

7 comments:

  1. Oh this is a lovely metaphor, Janet . . . so many layers – my mind is going in all kinds of directions.

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  2. Good, Wendy and Jenny - glad it's working for you!

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  3. the unhappiness, without even knowing why, really speaks to me - so well captured!

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  4. thanks for telling me that, susan!

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  5. I feel it too...but I seem to be a bit harder than mulch to turn over...ha! Wonderfully done!

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    1. I appreciate the comments, Jennifer. :) I believe the mulch is just one of my outer layers, then there are many more inside to unearth.

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