Joanna Gilman Hyde

"Good Morning, World!"


The Hawk Kitchen 2:00pm

I opened a box of Nature Valley

granola bars — contents five bars —

made by General Mills Canada Corporation

& discovered an empty space

for a sixth


The Hawk Kitchen Outpost 10:22am

No rowing today

It’s snowing & I prefer

to keep My Feet up

with a scraggly cat by My Side

looking out to My Beloved

scraggly apple, scrub spruce

complete with the occasional crow