me what's next
I'll still pay attention
to my compost pile & notice
things like that purple yarn & the placement
of those grapefruit in relation to the
torn up bread bag &
And I'll still
explore text & words
& that SAT project, which I began
in 2019, but which continues as my college-bound
children clean out their rooms & purge
those dreaded practice
And I'll continue
to wonder at what emerges
from those 5 gallon buckets I collect
each week from Umpleby's Bakery & Cafe
& honor their waste by giving it new
life both in the ground and in
my camera. Every week
it's something new
And I will be
motivated by the novelties,
like these three croissants, but also grateful
for the familiar smells of spent coffee grounds & eggshells.
Who knows what 2020 will bring, but I will keep
exploring what my compost has to teach
& hopefully, in the process, inspire
joy and transformation
for you and me.
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