Humor Poetry posted February 6, 2019

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Is there anything more frightening then an arachnid?

What's Scarier Than Spiders?

by A Little Bird

I fear the sharp bite,
without warning,
or mercy,
of spi-

Countdown to Aversion (5-4-3-2-1) writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
You are to write a poem that describes your or someone-you-know's aversion to something. It can be a serious topic -- I have an aversion to spiders because I am allergic to most bites OR it can be a humorous topic -- My husband has an aversion to doing dishes OR any topic in-between. :) ;) Whatever your choice, the line/syllable count should be as follows:

line 1 -- 5 syllables
line 2 -- 4 syllables
line 3 -- 3 syllables
line 4 -- 2 syllables
line 5 -- 1 syllable

Make us laugh! Make us cry! Make us sigh....just make us want to vote for your entry! :) :)

I admit I have a bit of a fear of spicy meals; too many times I've taken mouthfuls of particularly large peices of chilli! (The spider is crawling on chillies btw).

(Am grateful for Google Images, where I found the photo).
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