Posts for Toddlers to Teens

Vessel

Toddlers to Teens August 24, 2020

Mother is another name for ​Hold this A hungry fisted babyA red-wrought toddlerA pocket of treasuresthat can’t jump on the trampolineOr…

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Hansel and Gretel

Toddlers to Teens August 24, 2020

Dead of night, winter chillWe feel the snowflakes land upon our skinLike hot pokers sinking slowly,Steam lifting as the sting…

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Umbilical cord, Unlikely, Unafraid

Toddlers to Teens August 24, 2020

I blame Instagram.  I’m hanging 20 feet in the air, like a pair of sneakers thrown over a telephone line….

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The Robin

Toddlers to Teens August 24, 2020

The robin bop,bop, bops alongthe stone path,her beak digginginto the cracksshe passes,looking for supper— looking to fillhungry bellies,the little onesin…

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