prince little blue

little-blue


shine shine little blue
sunlight
bright your scales

slow blink
the day
is passing

your daddy owns
the drain
mama
is in the woodpile

shine bright
little blue
warm now
are your dark stripes

you prince
of broken bricks
bake now
upon their ridge-lines

a rubble mountain
to recline on with pride
here
could be your domain

shine bright
small blue

shine shine


© Frank Prem, 2016

Poem #20: sulphur-crested Christmas fools

Advertisements

8 thoughts on “prince little blue

  1. Pingback: Anticipation: Santa lost his face? | What's (in) the picture?

  2. I didn’t see the photo at first, but knew it was about a lizard. Immediately recalled a lizard here in TX, not native, but an undocumented alien ☺ from Vietnam that has a beautiful electrical blue stripe.
    Excellent as always, Frank.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Pingback: WPC: Anticipation Quotes | The Nutty Book Blogger

  4. Pingback: Thank You For Coming To My First Meet and Greet!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s