the mistake of watching a nature documentary before bed by Maureen Kingston

the tundra is melting : the permafrost is slipping ………Ring-a-round a rosie, its icy handcuffs : prisoners once confined now riot ……….A pocket full of posies, for early release : bacteria by the billions : a gravid ………Ashes! Ashes! fury : pestis unbound : southbound : bound for glory ………We all fall down. Advertisements