Mvskoke Country

field notes ➤ Alexander Posey, 1903

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What a Snap

I wish I were an editor,
Out in the country free,
Where old subscribers would bring
Potatoes in to me;
And as I counted up each spud,
Each cabbage and each beet,
I grab my pen and give the man
A veg’table receipt. ❞

Song of the Oktahutche: Collected Poems
by Alexander Posey
edited by Matthew Wynn Sivils
(University of Nebraska Press, 2008)


Written by James Treat

August 24, 2011 at 12:00 am

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