The Impatience of the Rubber Plant

The journey Butterfly flew shall be
procrastinated for a few mugs of moons
as it is far more expedient and prudent
to fast-forward the action to

the paradise beautification
and upkeep main office foyer, where
Butterfly barely managed to squeeze through
the sliding door whose glasses were thick

which was a blessing for Butterfly
since the buzzer built in the brick
required far more muscle than
a butterfly should be expected to have,

but Butterfly’s close calls were far from done
due to the high-powered air conditioner
system so Butterfly shivered and swore this
was all mad. That’s when Rubber Plant did its psst.


About Timmy the Scribbler

Love to write all kinds of stuff I love writing so many different kinds of stuff it is a constant struggle to narrow the focus to a manageable handful and let the others go. But a few years ago I dipped my fingers into a poetry pie and of all my uncertainties, one thing that is no uncertainty is that it is one passion that must remain, so maybe that's the one. I do dearly delight in chopping up fictional works into stanzas and syllables.
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