Mantis

On the Winter Solstice poet David Harrison declared it to be “Couplet Day.” The day before a praying mantis somehow managed to get itself between the window and outside screen. Hence . . .

Dear Mantis, perched between window and screen,

What meal awaits unaware, unseen?

© Larry Dane Brimner, All Rights Reserved, 2016

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