Wednesday, June 1, 2016

while I work

while I work, they explode from the ground,
they creep over lattices and set their roots deep
into the soil.
they will always win, these weeds that
don't have a job, need a paycheck or have
to be anywhere at anytime.
they are on garden time all the time,
soaking up the sun, 
drinking up the water
and growing and growing
today I yank them from my flower beds,
the same flower beds as two weeks ago,
they just keep growing,
I am tired
it's all I can to do is to keep up the
good fight.

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