Tag: loss

the wishbone

Wishbone, wishbone on a dish, pick it up and make a wish. If I pull the wishbone right, I will get my wish tonight. Another poultry Christmas, and paltry indeedbantam weighted for one, pullet pulledpiece by piece over the fattened feasting dayscrisp stripped to soupy bones and skinnothing…

Lessons in loss

Poem for my Poetics prompt: “Less is More, More or Less