Diana Kwiatkowski Rubin

(Piscataway, New Jersey, USA)

Maid Service

At twilight, frost fell
An ethereal net of gossamer
As dreams parted.
the smell of cabbage rose
In short whirls of boiling smoke
In the kitchen as Marva washed
The floor with raw hands
On her round, rough knees
The soap oozing in swirls

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