30 Poems in 30 Days

30 Poems in 30 Days
A Project for National Poetry Writing Month

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Day 5 - From a Photograph


hens and chicks thicken
at the edge of what I
could have called
childhood back then
in other people's gardens
spilling from pretty clay pots
rounding brick corners
looking prickly but not
oh my first succulent
with the cute name
and soft spikes did
not but could have
I thought clucked