Garden Weeds - A Short Lament
I see you. You can't hide from me. Why don't you move to the lawn!?
Calling all gardeners! Battle stations!
Garden, oh Garden, I don't know why do you do it?
You welcome the veggies, and all the weeds to it!
I've prep'ed up the soil and planted the good seeds.
But the first thing I see each year are those weeds!
So hale and so hardy, you would think I should know,
A weed birthday party's going on down below!
To weed first or water... must I remember?
The worst thing is: it'll persist 'til November!
© 2012 Demas W. Jasper All rights reserved.
Do you have a favorite word for your garden weeds?See results without voting
More by this Author
All roses are beautiful, but the very first roses of the season are such a shocking reminder of why we plant them, that they take on a special aura all their own. Article with photos.
Soap buckets or other containers, plus some milk jugs, food coloring, and spray paint can add color to your garden areas. Here's how it can look for under $20.00.
The USA wants good relationships with all nations, and especially with Russia and China. Recent events call for all Americans to be better informed about those two countries, and what is at stake.