Gloria Steinem thinks old women will rise up
i think i am an old woman who has
risen up and now wonders what to do
are we listening? have we heard answers?
are we being careful how we care?
are answers really written inside humans?
what do trees and whales know? how did
we go from global consciousness to
petty patriots partitioning off our
loves making walls to hide behind?
I hesitate, my gray hair slowing
my actions…not enough information
yet the psychic said
i wait slowed brain