"Koala" by Billimarie Lubiano Robinson - "You think I'm cute? Well, / I've got teeth / that capitalize / on uncharted territories. / Stroke my fur the wrong way / and you'll feel / just how friendly / I can be." (Typewriter Poetry)


A few weekends ago, I typed free poems for folks at WorldFest in Woodley Park here in the Valley. I had to leave the event early, so here’s one poem of many which were orphaned.


Originally Posted: July 22nd, 2011Updated: January 25th, 2020I wrote this poem for Debbie, who was stationed next to me at the Canoga Park Art Walk last night. It’s about her dog, Gypsy, who has cancer. If you would like to donate to Gypsy’s cause, please visit their tumblr.