Eulogy for Trees

There are gravestones, each different From the other; the surf board wood, The furniture wood, the cinnamon bark The vanilla extract, the king coconut fruits, And many more. Even the old school botanists Are to blame for separating with little meaning, Like the colonials did in southern Africa. Every tree carries paired opposing lungs, Crowded … Continue reading Eulogy for Trees

Eulogy to Hugh Hefner

Where to now Hugh? The centerpiece who masterminded The centerfold and made a woman’s body A rightful of a pilgrim’s tabernacle. A man who had scant respect For the fig leaf and made rabbit ears A cynosure. In this Californication You helped boys to grow up to be men, Dancing to the spiking hormones. You … Continue reading Eulogy to Hugh Hefner