Monthly Archives: April 2015

Waiting

The tedium of waiting Fizzles into nothing No consequence, no concern When I am waiting in Mexico Among easy-going bone-tired women Who wait in a broken line Stand on one foot then the other Shift parcels, clutch pesos Balance stacks of steaming tortillas Mind children while watching for the bus Waiting here fulfills its purpose I observe and reflect, smile and connect Utter small words in español I notice a […] (Read more)