Type
Poetry

Edith’s dead mother

missing being winched onto
the toilet seat

hi jinx in the nursing home

2.
over her pokies addiction at last
starved of conversation

3.
still better looking than a roast
leg of lamb with all
the trimmings

(I don’t think so)

Molly Guy has had four books published, a novel, two collections of short stories and a book of poetry and micro-stories. She is currently working on a new poetry collection.
© Molly Guy
Overland 205-summer 2011, p. 75

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