General Poetry posted December 2, 2019


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A Rondeau for the Potlatch Challenge

Lurking in the Shadows

by June Sargent

She lurks around the neighborhood
inspecting places no dog would.
With stealth she sneaks into a shed
surprising bunnies in their bed
with no regard for babyhood.

She spots a mouse beneath the wood
about ten feet from where she stood,
but chased a butterfly instead.
She lurks around...

She heads towards home like most pets would
when supper starts to smell real good.
But then a notion fills her head
to detour towards the old farmstead
to rattle feathers, if she could.
She lurks around...



Club entry for the "Rondeau--week of 11-29-2019" event in "Potlatch Poetry".  Locate a writing club.
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