Treasure Island

Andrea Totaro

(December 7,1982)

A Plant That Needs To Be Devoid Of Suckers


I am a plant who
Needs the Gardener to trim
Off all her suckers.

Submitted: Thursday, May 30, 2013
Edited: Thursday, September 05, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

This is a haiku; the plant with suckers refers to me (I am a Christian who is not devoid of sins) and the Gardener refers to God. By the way, anything that interferes with a plant's health and growth ability is a sucker.

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