Unsold Poems for the July 6, 2021 Poetry Fishbowl
Poem: "The Aftermath of Disaster"
Community Building Tip: Public Treasures
The internet connection continues to be bad. I will attempt to open the half-price sale in Polychrome Heroics, post the theme poll, and do other online tasks but this may or may not actually work. Sorry for the hassle.
We got the water level in the basement down.
The air conditioning has not been repaired. The service company says everyone is still busy due to the storm damage some time ago. There is no telling when or if someone will get around to repairing the life-support system.
Poetry in Microfunding:
There are two open epics at present.
"Rainshadow Road" belongs the Daughters of the Apocalypse series. It introduces Maggot to the Clearwater Caravan.
"A Celebration and a Consolation" belongs to Polychrome Heroics. Keira comforts her mother after the breakup.
The weather has been wet here, with intermittent rain leading to high water table. Seen at the birdfeeders this week: a small flock of house finches, a few mourning doves, a lady cardinal, and a squirrel. I saw a meadowlark while we were driving into town. Currently blooming: violas, spiderwort, a couple of white things in the wildflower garden, purple coneflower, yellow coneflower, Shasta daisy, morning glories, pink catchfly, blackberry lily, nasturtium, cup plant, and black-eyed Susan. Blackberries and mulberries are ripe.