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Month 1:23

Nine out of every ten cells in my body

belong to microbes that make me healthy or sick,

that keep my poetry Muse strong or weak:

my invisible Intimations of Immunity.

 

by Therese L. Broderick

NOTE: This piece plays with William Wordsworth’s “Intimations of Immortality.”

About ThereseLBroderick

Independent community poet living in Albany, New York USA.

3 responses »

  1. Ha! Yes. If only WW had known.

  2. I love this one! “Intimations of Immunity” is a fantastic phrase.

  3. Methinks your Muse is feeling strong!

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