The POTW: Verse Til It Hurts


POTW #860
(Week of 26 January, 2014)

Inspired by someone sitting behind me at a restaurant yesterday. (Hey Dad, here's a word for the Laxicon!)


Compulsive commenting on blogs
Talking baby talk to dogs
Who's a good boy blah blah blah
Isometrics for the jaw
Projectile sentences of words
Flitting chirps of twitting birds
Neither poignant nor absurd
Neither truly said nor heard
Uttered mainly for the sayer
Primal screams as ritual prayer
Lengthy manifesto screeds
Amusing poems no one reads

Copyright © 2014 by Dave Grossman

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