Really

Hit home Home town paper Wanted to look at auction advertisements Couple front page I said without thinking Said without reading Look good the Bahr’s Oldest Dearest friend said Both dead! Then I read caption Covid-19 Bahr’s two of first Allamakee my county northern Iowa Hit hard Over one bundred nineteen Dead! Dead! Dead byContinue reading “Really”

Wash,Washing Wash

Amish in Allamakee County northern Iowa wash Wash,Washing wash Monday and Friday Lines from house Lines to clothes lines Some able to pull in Some push out Amish ladies use washing machine Time machines Rungers gas machines Modern conviences Dangerous Little girls get crushed hands Some people of of a stupid mind Amish are notContinue reading “Wash,Washing Wash”

She danced

Through her youth Loved to twirlf Was good at it then she married a jealous man Told my best friend Told best women I ever knew biggest heart Empathic like her dear old Mom ‘Don’t dance your horrid!’ Instead of dancing with her He used his angry words Hurt her pride Crushed her heart 1956Continue reading “She danced”

Brain injury

Says head trauma Throwing up Lost consciousness Neither, just swelling My frontal lob 11 years later shows swelling No one will answer my eleven year questions I will not go to another MD or Specialist until I talk to my mom and know she is alive It has not changed me Only thing that harmedContinue reading “Brain injury”