RIGHT FOOT STRUGGLES
His is a morning limp,
Today, his right foot struggles
He falls to the ground unattended,
His eighty years are begging
When the ambulance arrives,
Harding Stedler is the pseudonym of this 71-year old poet from Maumelle, Arkansas. He frequently wins local, regional and national poetry awards. A widower, he spends a lot of time volunteering at Maumelle Arts Council. The author of seven books of poetry is recipient of the Merit Award from Poets’ Roundtable of Arkansas. He collects stamps. He has one son and two grandchildren. His sign is Cancer.