Carpenter culottes, surfboard company tee.
She looks like Frida Kahlo.
Her name is Friday Kahlo.
She thinks it’s funny I’m the one
Who lives on Indian School Road.
Planet Earth was made for Friday.
Everything at her garbage disposal,
Short list, long list,
Lease to own.
Two, three, four
Times a day I ask her
Is it safe anymore to create art on our own terms?
She always answers my question with
Is Kokopelli back with the Packers?
Reaffirming the right to dream big,
The right to turn left,
The right to double click,
The right to hit send.
The right to have food delivered to your door.
© 2021 Randy Stark
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