The poetry stretch for this week from The Miss Rumphius Effect was to write a “shadorma”. This poetry form is six lines, unrhymed with a 3-5-3-3-7-5 syllable count for the lines. The prompt at One Single Impression is wings.
Today on my way to work (at o’dark thirty) I noticed a girl who appeared to be homeless and carrying a bundled up baby. My inspiration for the following:
stands on street corner
silent wings flap across a
“sailors take warning” sky