Cast Out of Eden: Weeds

Excerpt:

my side of the garden endured,

as I scraped back bare soil:

the earth I once remembered,

the remnants of what I started with.

Cast Out of Eden is available at Politics and Prose at https://www.politics-prose.com/book/9781624292323

Excerpt: Weathered Fragments, Weathered Souls

From “Weeds”

as I scraped back bare soil—
the earth I once remembered—
the remnants of what I started with.