Rainbow Salad
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Rainbow Salad

The Opposite of Spring

Is not fall

Abstract painting with green, yellow, and black
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It is the sudden fierce longing in January

for a green start to the green green world

for anything green, really. It’s when your partner says

at least we have pine trees, disconsolately

while she suffers a weekend in bed.



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Jackie Olsen

Come for the insights on aging, leave with a doggie bag full of frogs and exoplanets. Now more poems about vacuuming! she/her/hers