2010 PAD- Day 8

Poetic Asides, Day 8: “…pick a tool, make that the title of your poem, and write your poem.”

Have Glue Gun, Will Travel

My father believed
there was nothing you couldn’t fix
with a hot glue gun,
some twine,
and a whole lot of duct tape.

But when it came to people
Dad’s sage advice
for mending anything
from skinned knees
to a broken heart, was time.

It will get better
before you’re married,

he’d always say
and wouldn’t you just know it,
it always did.

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