|Autumn Sky Poetry . . . Number 6 . . .|
|Attacking a Boxwood
By a climbing rose, it has seen
death, want the space it sprawls on
You rev the chain saw.
Branches, how green they are.
Our shirts smell of death.
we drop boxwood pieces
Kenneth Pobo's book, Glass Garden, will be published by WordTech Press in July 2008. His work can be read online at: Forpoetry.com, Adirondack Review, Idlewheel, Hinge, Three Candles, and elsewhere. He likes to collect records from the 60s and garden. Catch his radio show, "Obscure Oldies," on Saturdays from 6-8pm EST at WDNR.com.
© 2007 Kenneth Pobo