Camelflaged & other pairings


when camel camouflages
himself against sand
master cannot see.

lethargic camel
devising way to rest
in dictionary.

“send your camel to bed”
he’s not a “belly dancer”
or prancer.

it’s midnight do you
know where your camel is
wrapping hanukkah gift.


grandmother chased
uncle around the table
sweet potato pie.

daddy could eat
twenty potato pancakes
she counted one day.


excuse me can you
please stop a minute so i
can read your tattoo .

why do people have
writing across their neck
tiny lettering .