I believe in dirt!
I believe in the base that holds us up
And gives flora support.
It has nothing of it's own,
But contains everything one might need.
We need dirt.
We need to know dirt intimately
-Even as much as we need to know water
-Even as much as we need to be like water.
I believe in dirt.

Words Copyright © 1985 J.L. Hunter

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