All Our Final Straws

 

all our final straws

hanging on for one last fling

in the scarecrow’s arms

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This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem Special #123, Richard Wright’s 4th “the scarecrow’s old hat”, another great prompt hosted by Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here.