Photo: Laura Salas
Wake up your poetry brains with 15 Words or Less (guidelines here)!
This was part of some wall art at The Smack Shack in Minneapolis, made, according to the server, by making molds of real lobsters. Ick.?Here are?3 things this photo makes me think of:
2)?the plaster handprints kids make for their parents/grandparents
3) a lobster missing its red coat
And here’s my first draft.
My Red Suit Is at the Cleaners
I’m a shock of white,
I’m much too bright…
Better hide inside
my crevice tonight
–Laura Purdie Salas, all rights reserved
Now it’s your turn! Have fun? and stick to? 15 WORDS OR LESS!??(Title doesn’t count toward word count:>)?