tanka, other poetry, & insignificant writings of janet lynn davis
Yes, patching is inevitable. A wise and wistful allegory.
thanks, wendy. she still has that "rag bag" that I liked pawing through - scraps of just about everything she ever sewed. yes, seems we're always trying to patch something or someone.
There's so much in this tanka. I, too, save those scraps of material. Although I don't do as much sewing as I did I still have scraps from the baby crib sets I made my grandchildren 18 years ago. By the way, Janet, shouldn't the next issue of Ribbons have been sent? Or am I expecting it too soon?Adelaide
Thanks, Adelaide. Apparently, the copies are being sent now.
Inevitable. Absolutely. You nailed it.