Not failed attempts
Not failed attempts at beauty or stating.
Unique answers to specific questions.
How may I fit my family into the equation?
How will I make end's meet?
How much land will be taken from me,
and to whom shall receive? What can't I afford?
How may I state the look
of elsewhere? How can I make myself less
conflicted? In the dwelling but not of it.
Grace of a front lawn, stucco sophisticate.
Things that shine imprisoned on the surface.
Sheet shocks sense into reflection.
Wood slit into beam better becomes
the forest. Can't see the trees for the city.
Could you travel to the west? A little farther?