Growing Potatoes on Mars

Powerful, fiery
and dramatic,
the red planet
is a devil
of a place
to grow potatoes.
Mind you,
they always
take root
in my kitchen cupboard…

Kim M. Russell, 2017

Growing Potatoes on Mars

My response to Sue Vincent’s Thursday photo prompt – Deep #writephoto

This poem was inspired by an article I read on Science Alert – I was just waiting for the right prompt to come along to write it.

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