Category Archives: Reptiles

Frog Legs

On concrete next to shady grass spawning ground baby frogs crushed under shoes or fried by sun. Timid frog stayed home eating flies till able to amputate hands and arms.

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Baby Frogs

At school the lawn banks toward a shady northern wall by a sprinkler oozing puddles where every spring male frogs mount female backs and fertilize eggs as they’re laid in water. We never notice the tadpoles that first emerge but are delighted by the sudden appearance of hundreds of baby frogs. Initially they’re fingertip-size and […]

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Animals in Office

swine snorts at talent wish i’d wonder if too late reptile darts and hisses insinuating problems exist wish i’d wonder if too late hyena snarls at herself through others wish i’d wonder if too late

Also posted in Animals, Employment, Mental Health, Pigs, Poetry - GTC, Snakes