last thoughts

Published March 14, 2021 by Nan Mykel

I know not how to live my death

so choose instead to skip it.

When the fan’s click fades I’ll know

it’s time to re-cast the show,

re-write the script –

most of it.

There’s no curtain call this time,

only a re-shuffled cast.

The kids all remain

and Big Ma too.

Perhaps I’ll keep

a teacher or two,

and surrender my role 

of playing the shrew.

After, I may

shout out and call,

Adieu my dears, adieu!

As I shove me and my load

out to sea, to see…                                                  Nan 3/13/21

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