and the black
of the forest exhales,
happy spores that spread and grow.
puff-balled and ink-capped
a polka with scarlet dotted toadstools,
at the annual fungus festival,
happiness with fly agaric.
Kim M. Russell, 2nd October 2020
Lille would like us to be happy on this second day of November.
Image by Lisa P. on Unsplash