Rioting and rooting

Sunlight through leaves
Photo by Ash from Modern Afflatus on Unsplash

Clearly it was the trees who invented green

long after eons of

endless red and orange volcanoes

whistling black asteroids and the

white white moon traveling silently

over the noise and chaos.

Yes, the trees invented green in all its profusion

as they marched up the shores…



Jackie Olsen

Jackie Olsen

Come for the insights on aging, leave with a doggie bag full of frogs and exoplanets. Now more poems about vacuuming! she/her/hers