I’ve been wanting to write this poem for a very long time – I’m talking months. But, I never seem to make the time to actually do it. That, and I’m afraid you’ll think I’m ridiculous. It’s a very silly topic, with a silly rendition.
Today, I’m being bold. Maybe it’s the beautiful Fall weather, or the apple, cinnamon and pumpkin aroma I’ve inhaled over the long German holiday weekend – or – maybe I’m just tired of thinking about it and want to move it out of my brain space. Plus, I just finished this week’s laundry and had to listen to the dang thing beep at me at least a hundred times. One of these days, I’m going to…
Anyway, I hope you find humor and relatedness and all those wonderful things that words and poetry do for your soul.
Punishment by Carla Gray Monday Laundry Punish Me Beep Beep Beep Soap Softener Cycles Beep Beep Beep Spin Rinse Spin Beep Beep Beep Dry Fold Iron Beep Beep Beep Repeat Repeat Repeat Beep Beep Beep Piles Baskets Floors Beep Beep Beep Lost Hidden Found Beep Beep Beep Interrupter Punisher Irritator BEEP BEEP BEEP BEEP BEEP BEEP BEEP BEEP BEEP Broken Relieved Vacation Ahh Ahh Ahh... Do we always get what we deserve?