Passing attempts at beauty or speech.
Unique answers to specific questions.
How may I fit my family into the equation?
How will we be sure we can afford it?
How much will people take of my property.
and to whom? What can't I afford?
How may we state the look
of elsewhere? How can I make myself not as
distracted? In the house but not of it.
Grace of a front lawn, stucco sophisticate.
All the sparkles stuck in the face of the plain.
Sheet shocks sense into reflection.
lumber cut into beam better becomes
the home of many trees. Can't see the trees for the city.
Could you move closer due east? A tiny bit further?
What is the sum of 6 and 7:
It's your turn! Move into the poem. Renovate it. Knock down its walls. Put your spin on it. Make it your own.