Me ‘n the kitty
have a routine.
She eats breakfast
while I make coffee
& then we settle in,
she warm on my lap,
me with my notebook.
Squeezes & head-butts,
scribbles & typing,
I get up early for this.
If you want the truth,
I kinda live for this.

#5 of 30 Poems in November to benefit the Center for New Americans. Today’s theme is CAT/KITTEN.