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Too Busy to Eat

A poem about someone’s sister

Photo by Ksenia Makagonova on Unsplash

She was the sister of a friend
and by a friend I mean a colleague,
all right — some lady I was forced to travel with
and I’ll be frank —

It sounded like a myth: her older sis
gave birth, yet this new mom grew thinner…



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Jean Campbell

Jean Campbell

Writer by day, reader by night, napper by afternoon.