Pommes that Built America

################################################################# In French, you have the pommes, Apples that sit on a picnic basket or on the morning Breakfast table, even inside a brown paper bag You carry to work. There’s a lot of sunshine in an apple. How it will always be an archetype Of perfect beauty, when placed before the eye. A beholder’s…

Potato Farmer in Peru

While a potato farmer gathers a tuber in Peru We are gathering tubers, swollen Anatomies that make us Cry of longing of despair, helpless Like a refugee in Manus island Or a prisoner in Guantanamo bay We have a heart that swells When a potato field is not just so many Eyes summoning you, it…