Ella’s Alarm!

The mantel clock ticks

And time’s candle-sands tock,

Dripping ellipses into our

Life’s-a-stage lives.

Cleanin’ lady’s got

The button-down blues,

Landlord’s fantasies

Won’t be stilled

And the ugly, pendulum bouncers

Are sighing, yearning for the

Grey pumpkin deadline.

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One thought on “Ella’s Alarm!

  1. leafstrewngirl says:

    Really nice!

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