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A Day Off

Oct 29, 2018

I poured a bowl of kitty kibble
outside my room upstairs.
Throughout the night
I woke to crunching, 
like popcorn at a movie,
like rice tossed at a wedding.
The pauses and sounds
live in the space between
waking and sleeping.
Rain falls on the skylight,
light trickles down the drainpipes,
soaking the ferns,
while the cats 
attack my feet under the blankets.
How delicious to lie in bed
under roof rain,
and I can stay here all day
if I want. 

Kimmy Sophia BrownKimmy Sophia Brown has loved humor and music and freedom for as long as she can remember.She is especially passionate about the environment and caring for animals.

She writes the column "From the Back Porch" as well as reviews of music in her column "MusicViews". Her goal in her music reviews is to introduce music she loves to people who may not have heard that particular artist or CD. For information about how to submit a CD for review, click here.

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