towheaded boys – May 8


little towheaded boys

play ball in bare



little brother with a

good pitch, older

with a nice swing


running through grass

in their backyard.


I think we used to

do that before we

decided that only

buses could get

us to school


and only school

could let us play

on pre-selected safe

secured non-gmo

materials approved

by OSHA or



as if parents wouldn’t

know enough to

care for their own

without a lawyer

by their side or in

their face.


little boys in bare

feet running, laughing,

in their own grass yard.


what do they know?


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