I was commissioned to write a thank you poem for Trish Armour, a tapestry artist who came to talk at our church about her art (www.tapestryartist.co.nz). Here’s what I came up with:
One of my best friends from my days living in China surprised me this weekend and found me at the market. I screamed with delight! She and her husband have always been huge supporters of my poetry (and my life in general) so it was an absolute please to write a poem for her and her daughter.