Pic-ah-nic bas-ket! (Love is… #161)

friedchicken1Love is
fried chicken

you’re never
certain –

follow the rules
of etiquette…

…or just dive in,
use your fingers

savoryfriedchicken2
satisfying
finger-lickin’
chew-on-bone

yummy, messy
heart-healthy
artery clogging
oh-so-tasty

Love is
fried chicken
friedchicken3
but when all is
said and done
just what do
you do with the
gnawed on
bones?

Mark Lucker

No?

ground hogs dayCelebratory
nod to the common wiener:
happy ground-hog day.

(Cozy) Den of Iniquity

Wither thou goestpunxsutawneyphil
oh, hibernating rodent?
Preach thine prediction!

Hats off

punxsutawneyphil4men in top hats hoist
a meteorological
swami, sans turban

Slacker

Slovenly groundhogpunxsutawneyphil7slovenly
stays in bed, Tweets conjecture;
masses, pacified

Insecurity

punxsutawneyphil5egoless rodent?
in the spotlight, checks only
where his shadow is

Gospel

roused just to preach;punxsutawneyphil2
ravenous masses gulp down
sermon-from-a-mound

February 2

punxsutawneyphil3formally dressed man,
bench pressed prognosticator.
extol the photo-op