Little Snake on the Sand

little snake out on bright sand
looks like Christmas folly,
until zooming eyes spy bird-gripped sides
and speak a sadder story.

© Melinda Irvine
Daily Prompt: Folly


Written by Melinda J. Irvine

Melinda J. Irvine is a freelance writer, poet, and blogger — writing slick sales copy for clients from all over the world. And blogging poetry. In her spare time, Mel is busy building (and writing) a free online learning centre for the marginalised kids of Estancia, Philippines.

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