Two Poems • Patricia George

Fountain Drinks

You had to be cool
if you knew how to order
a suicide coke.


No Veggies

Given a choice
he would rather drag
a table full of vegetables
behind him for life
rather than have to
ever eat them


Patricia is a piano accompanist for the high school choirs. She has taught public school in California and in Colorado. She likes the piano, loves to write and cannot live without peanut butter.