Don’t avoid thinking
about what has happened in this country, is happening.
No escape but in understanding. To a feminist
this was the patriarchy — turning
the election by hook or crook and mostly crook.
Imagine it the last gasp, the ab-
reaction. Yeats wrote of cycles:
this is a cycle. The damage re-
versible. Some miracle
A friend writes that angels
watch over us, Guadalupe
(she also writes fairytales).
Expect a woman in the White House.
It is not naïve but time. Her time (ours).
Women know it (I mean feminists).
Anyway, I fought whatever’s
going around, too.
Zinc and C and more
sleep if possible.