DPF / Valentine

For the upcoming holiday, thinking of Jean Valentine, from poetryfoundation.org.

from Sanctuary / by Jean Valentine

Yes I know: the thread you have to keep finding, over again, to
follow it back to life; I know. Impossible, sometimes.

DPF / Howe

Errata: a few edits in today’s: For planets, like the ones we research with our fifth grader every weekend, from poetryfoundation.org. Did I say, “every weekend”? I meant every weekend.

from Three Persons / by Fanny Howe

Their winter systems
sparkle like the diamonds
that pelt Neptune.