my love of cereal
it would be a jellyfish named sheldon
Drink some tea for your tears.
Drink some tears for your sorrow.
Wipe your eyes on your tea-shirt.
Tears don’t leave stains – only grains.
Of salt. For your wounds.
R stands for rainbows, rain boots, and rain drops.
U sits for ugly ducklings, umbrellas, and u-boats.
Eat a gum drop. Drink a tea drop. Find a bus stop.
Mop your way back home.
Phone a friend. Find a phone book.
It’s by the salt shaker. Underneath the Quaker.