Cajun Mutt Press Featured Writer 03/16/20

Roused and Wrathy

a stupor knows
no uptake
the first day
of the New Year
no jolly nature
asleep as if a rye
muffin, distant as
a nodded noodle
giving its quarrelsome
greeting without words
using spitballs
and an ear to the ground.

©2020 Ann Privateer All rights reserved.


Ann Privateer is a poet, artist, and gardener. Her poems have appeared in Entering, Manzanita, and The Sacramento Anthology to name a few.

Cover image features portion of painting by Ann Privateer.


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