The APW Group Poem
Completed 28 June 2000
Thank you readers!
Zen of Housework
I look over my own shoulder
and I see the horizon crumble
Sharon Eads <email@example.com>
Austin, TX USA - Tue Feb 29 15:06:09 2000
and I wonder, what has this to do with housework?
Singapore - Wed Mar 1 08:20:04 2000
Mop meditations, dust incantations,
Marcy Winograd <Winograd@gateway.net>
Pacific Palisades, CA USA - Sat Mar 4 08:15:32 2000
liturgies of laundry lead me to
Skylar Burris <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Harlingen, TX USA - Mon Mar 6 17:56:49 2000
worship the work I do.
rathnashikamani bijja <email@example.com>
kalpakkam, TN india - Thu Mar 9 04:56:33 2000
I am caged by walls I've built,
Wonderland, WI USA - Tue Mar 14 10:05:13 2000
buried amongst the cloth-filled mountains,
jaime belmares <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Austin, TX USA - Tue Mar 14 22:27:06 2000
confused by my own flag of claim.
Teri Browning <email@example.com>
Williamsburg, KY USA - Sat Mar 18 08:50:03 2000
The scent of amonia burns my brain cells
Kym Bryant <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Farmington, Me USA - Thu Mar 23 05:48:23 2000
Frailty moves me to a caffeinated moment with newspapers.
Ingrid F <Ifroelich@hotmail.com>
Ottawa, ON Canada - Tue Apr 4 11:20:33 2000
Joy and Sorrow ties together nothing to share.
Rachana Rahman <email@example.com>
frankfort, ky USA - Wed Apr 5 09:42:01 2000
Nothing to give...oh, but there were
Avon, CO USA - Fri Apr 14 03:37:23 2000
days when the "Om-m-m" of home cleared the air, the mind
Wheeling, WV USA - Fri Apr 14 23:23:47 2000
loosing itself in a favorite corner, crackling stairs,
Lauraine Lagace <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Calgary, al canada - Sun Apr 16 08:48:40 2000
snapping for the chamber maid to bring a bucket of ice and some celery.
Anthony Jacobs <email@example.com>
Columbus, Oh USA - Sun Apr 16 19:57:29 2000
Now the mind only reverbrates with Tide-faded dreams,
h.g. tyler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
raleigh, nc USA - Fri Apr 21 21:45:07 2000
and I stare at dust of time past
Mark Manis <email@example.com>
Dry Ridge, KY USA - Sun Apr 23 15:02:52 2000
and wonder how long this task will last.
Irvington, NJ USA - Tue Apr 25 17:24:57 2000
Screaming within to break the spell of monotony,
USA - Sat Apr 29 11:50:03 2000
another soap opera temporary lobotomy.
San Antonio, TX USA - Sun May 7 22:52:41 2000
Scratch another line to mark these hazy days,
Austin, TX USA - Tue May 9 17:49:57 2000
your duties are done, set your worries astray --
Laura Hamelinck <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Millbrook, On Canada - Sun May 14 11:42:05 2000
red chapped hands and faded eyes
Elma Selby <email@example.com>
Fairfield, PA USA - Fri May 19 16:04:39 2000
testify against our youthful dreams
Rosemary M. Welsh <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sellersville, PA USA - Mon May 22 17:17:00 2000
as we step into this realm we call adulthood.
Mary BlackBonnet <email@example.com>
mission, SD USA - Sun Jun 4 16:17:31 2000