My editor and friend from way back wrote this.

browncashdollar

a crucifix of
weathered board and nails
suspending line and laundry
above hard-packed dust

clothespins braced
between her fingers and teeth
struggling against
billowing sheets
gust after gust
lifts the veil
praising
surrendering
hanging wash

© 1989-2017 Brian Brown-Cashdollar

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About Susan L Daniels

I am a firm believer that politics are personal, that faith is expressed through action, and that life is something that must be loved and lived authentically--or why bother with any of it?
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  1. Alice Keys says:

    Delightful. Laundry as praise.

  2. arms raised…open skies, smiling heavens…

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