Dear Reader

I wanted to plant an astonishing garden Chose seeds I thought you might like Over-watered the soil everyday And built in a place with little sunlight But it has all been for you The pale petals and wilted leaves Beads of sweat and dirty knees The flowers may be dying Give me credit for creating…

Freedom to bloom

Planted in a garden Too small for me to grow Uprooted to a strange city To find myself a home The illuminating lights Warmed me from inside My roots could finally stretch For this garden’s long and wide I came here for the sunlight And abundance of room But stayed for the adventure And freedom…