Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette

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Poem: "Wings, Dragons"

This is the linkback perk poem from the July 3, 2018 Poetry Fishbowl, originally hosted by DW user Dialecticdreamer.  It was inspired by a prompt from Starbit.  It fills the "flashy entrances" square in my 5-1-18 General card for the Pro Wrestling Bingo fest.  This poem belongs to the series "A Conflagration of Dragons."

Wings, Dragons

There are wings,
and then there are dragons.

Perhaps it is a little easier
for the winged peoples
not to envy the dragons --

the Imran have
their brilliant, skin wings;

the Madhusudana have
their narrow, feathered wings;

[To be continued ...]
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