Joanna Gilman Hyde

"Good Morning, World!"

NECESSITY OF THE PAST

The Hawk Portico 5:07pm

How does The Jay

call Me so, back

into the the early reaches

of My Childhood?

Is that why We have

distinctive bird song

to harken back

to parts We shan’t

forget?

FARE WELL

The Hawk Portico 3:40pm

I’m Trying On

a new “bye-bye”

a new “so long”

— for purely casual

departures —

I’m Trying On

“See Ya!”

& see where it

gets Me