Close-Up Of Bananas Over White Background

BooksNovember 23, 2018

The Friday Poem: ‘My mother’ by Jenny Blood

Close-Up Of Bananas Over White Background

New verse by Pt Chevalier writer Jenny Blood.

 

My mother

 

My mother kept eleven glasses of water

Beside her bed

She would only eat bananas and tinned mandarins

Her room stank

She said they were trying

To kill her

I don’t blame them

 

Jenny Blood, 2018


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