”A poem a day Keeps the monsters away” ? Yeah right. I just had dinner with them, Lovely bunch- They were asking after you- They always give me the best ideas.
I like to draw my demons As little figurines; Little cartoon monsters, Small and cute and green.
Too shy to talk But give her a pen And she won’t be silenced, Writing about dragons and fairies And the distant worlds From her delicate, butterfly dreams. She wanted adventure, Only feeling at home When lost in a book. She’d look under her bed To find those monsters In hopes of making friends And…