Tuesday, September 24, 2019
I wrote this poem while I was on my “Southern Tier” bicycle tour. I also kept a journal on the tour, you can read the journal by clicking on the Archive Link at the top of this page and selecting “Southern Tier 2019.”
When I wrote this poem I was reflecting on the inordinate amount of road kill in the back country of Texas.
Millions upon millions lost,
since my father played catch with me
when I was young.