Life Skills by Kathy Gee

Small hand in large,
they run along the shallows,
turn and dip for full immersion.

Stretch your newly upright legs apart
and drop towards the water, let it go.
Now cup a fist of water, front and back.

A mother teaches her pretty toddler
how to pee in the sea.

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Kathy Gee’s career was in heritage. Her poetry collection was published by V. Press and she wrote the spoken word elements for http://suiteforthefallensoldier.com/. Her next small collection – Checkout - is due out in March 2019.

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