I like doing laundry.
title for my blog when I posted it on Facebook,
reveals more dirty, dark secrets.
or being worn again by someone passing through the laundry room,
I recommend sorting bins.
It looks neater and is more efficient.
You’ll always know which load needs to be done.
Mount Washmore won’t be looming
as if the Cascade Mountains grew another peak overnight.
A friend uses a row of laundry hampers under a long counter.
I used to use kitchen garbage cans under a red chrome table.
A tension rod and curtain hid my dirty laundry.
but since their failure could mean ruined clothes,
I don’t skip this step.
Unless it’s a load of a teenage boy’s
8. Lights usually show more dirt and don’t leech color,
so are washed in warm water.
Purge me with hyssop, and I shall be clean;
Wash me, and I shall be whiter than snow.
He can wash away sin and make me
whiter than any of those stinky socks I try to bleach.
That’s one little secret,
I can’t keep to myself.