Poetry | Self-awareness

Umbrella Dad

As a child, I didn’t like my dad’s stories — but I got wise.

Photo by Vic_B from Pixabay (cropped by the author)

Coolness clueless boy
didn’t see a harbor to dock.
My umbrella dad,
fighting fiercely, when need be,
doting dad a storm life guard.

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Jason Edmunds

Jason Edmunds

Cook, coach, science & social science teacher, and beginner poet. I enjoy the simple and, sometimes, the not so simple things in life.