My forests are
cut down or burning.
My systems are weakened,
and my glaciers are melting.
So many species are extinct.
How can I convince you to help me?
© Mary Lee Hahn, 2022
Today, Earth Day 2022, I’ll pass the mic to Earth and let her speak. All the rest of my NPM 2022 poems can be found at Poetrepository.
Margaret has this week’s Poetry Friday roundup at Reflections on the Teche.