Weeding My Garden — Poem №1

I’m very good at pulling weeds up by their roots from the garden.

And the truth is,

I get a sort of strange physical pleasure from it.

I make exceptions for anything that blossoms,

especially if it’s yellow,

but I’m very efficient.

She/her. I write stuff. Published in Human Parts, Zora, AnInjustice!. #BLM http://www.Instagram.com/BridgetteWrites https://www.facebook.com/BridgetteHWrites

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She/her. I write stuff. Published in Human Parts, Zora, AnInjustice!. #BLM http://www.Instagram.com/BridgetteWrites https://www.facebook.com/BridgetteHWrites

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