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Poe’s Heckler

31 Dec

Loudmouth magpie of the sky,
Myna of Gehenna’s lie,
Scouting bold for fattening scraps.
Fights with rats the size of cats;
Jet-black wraith pick-pecks a bone,
Raven-like, its croaks intone.
Flicks a tilt, a questioning look?
Caw Caw Caw! replied the rook.

Limericist, 2007

 
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Posted by on December 31, 2020 in Poetry

 

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