Shoo Fly

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksiesilk Classic Group


Shoo Fly

Mama, may I shoo fly before I sleep
in a match-box playing solitaire
from the prison of the chrysalis
scuffing my toes
waiting for the twilight
to unfold my wings
cutting cards of deep red
listening to nightingales


Submitted: July 09, 2021

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