Wednesday, May 7, 2008

East Texas Road Signs

TOWARDS TEXARKANA

East Texas road signs
say spring:
boiled peanuts
hot tamales
roasted peanuts
Bunnies
Parakeets
Straw
berries
Earlene's Lounge
Liquor
and Beer
new table potatoes
good used tires
mayhaws.

by KAO
- previously published in EXIT 13 and the Texas Poetry Calender

"Speed of Light" is taking a late spring break.
Look for a new entry somewhere towards the end of May.

photo by KAO: Boiled Peanuts

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